New York: Walker and Company, . First American Edition. Octavo (20.5cm.); original boards in black pictorial dust jacket designed by Christopher Simon; ,219pp. Light shelf wear to jacket extremities and panels, minor dusting to rear panel, textblock uniformly toned due to poor paper stock, else interior near fine. Very Good overall. Bookplate signed by the author laid in. Keneally's first novel, a murder mystery set in a Catholic seminary.