Toronto: Thomas Allen, 2003. 1st English Edition. Hard Cover. 18mo. Fine / Fine. Item #006529
Full black paper. 97 pp., . Fine condition. Hailed in Europe and South America as a masterful work of psychological suspense, Manguel's novella is a story of mystery, murder, and the passion of an artist. Centering on Robert Louis Stevenson, Manguel paints a portrait of the writer's final days on the island of Samoa.