MCEWAN, Ian. The Comfort of Strangers. London: Jonathan Cape, 1981.
8vo, original brown cloth, lettered in gilt to spine; pictorial dust-jacket designed by Mon Mohan; pp. 134; previous ownership inscription to ffep; upper edge very slightly spotted; jacket is price clipped; else a fine copy.
McEwan's second novel, set in a fictional city strongly based upon Venice. The book was adapted by Harold Pinter into a 1990 film starring Rupert Everett, Natasha Richardson and Helen Mirren.