London: Secker & Warburg, 1999. First Edition. A Novel. Signed by Coetzee on title page. Winner of the 1999 Booker Prize. First printing, with full number-line, but second state (printed by Clay). Coetzee also won the Booker Prize for THE LIFE AND TIMES OF MICHAEL K. (He was the only writer to date to have won the Booker Prize twice). Coetzee signs very few books these days - first or second state. Winner of the 2003 Nobel Prize for Literature. 8vo boards. Very fine in like 2nd state dj (with Booker Prize notice).