McEWAN, Ian. Atonement. London: Jonathan Cape, 2001.
8vo., original black cloth, spine lettered in silver, in unclipped dust-jacket, black endpapers; pp. [viii], 371, [v]; the odd tiny mark; fine.
First edition, boldly signed by McEwan to the title page with cinema ticket from an early screening of the film laid in.
An exploration of a single, tragic error, and how innocent actions can have unfathomable repercussions.