London: Hamish Hamilton, 1989. First U.K. Edition. First Impression. Octavo (24cm); Blue paper-covered boards, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; dustjacket; 328pp. Near Fine copy with subtle toning to text edges. Unclipped dustjacket is Fine, with £12.95 price unclipped. Author's fifth novel, about an archeological dig gone awry.