London: Belmont Press, 1999. First Edition. A Story. Illustrated by Eileen Hogan. 1/26 special copies lettered A-Z, and signed by Hogan and De Bernieres, with 2 signed extra prints by Hogan in rear wallet. A story that takes place on the Gallipoli peninsula in Turkey, in which 2 botanists - one Turkish and one English - who cannot understand one another meet by chance. This story is also the setting for a forthcoming novel: BIRDS WITHOUT WINGS. The story first appeared in New Writing 8 in March, 1999. This edition features a special introduction by the author. Boards, leather spine gilt, front label, in cloth slipcase. As NEW.