London: Peter Owen, 1958. 1st. Hardcover. First edition. Small 8vo. 192pp. Black cloth covered boards; silver titles to the spine; original color printed dust jacket. Book is fine (price sticker placed over original price) in very good dustjacket (minor wear to extremities; light rubbing; creasing to lower front corner). Item #16038
"Anna Kavan's earlier short stories are already regarded by prominent critics as classics. Her volumes of stories Asylyum Piece and I am Lazarus established her in the front rank of English writers, and admirers of her work will not be disappointed with this new collection." - dustjacket flap. Incluedes 13 short stories.