Excellent condition--1985 Franklin Library --First Edition--Signed by author on front blank page--Previous owner's nameplate inside--clean text--good binding-nice boards-Ronald DeFelice (illustrator). Limited First Edition. 8vo - Over 7 3/4" -9 3/4 " Tall. A gift-quality copy, signed by Anthony Burgess--- Privately printed for members of the Franklin Library Signed First Edition Society. Smythe-sewn, with all edges gilt and gilt embossed binding; Silk page marker sewn into headband. Top grain leather binding with three raised bands; Gilt embellished, and printed marble-design end papers.