BANVILLE, John. Doctor Copernicus. London: Secker & Warburg, 1976.
8vo., blue boards, lettered in gilt to spine; unclipped dust jacket designed by Philip Mann; pp. vii, [iii], 241, [v]; a very good copy, slight sunning to spine, upper edge a trifle spotted and dusty; a few pages (16,12) with a light crease.
First edition of Banville's Third novel, and first in the Revolutions trilogy.
A rich historical novel that explores the life of one of history's greatest scientists.