London: Profile Books Ltd, 2011. New Edition. Hardcover. Signed by Hill on the half-title page. First printing of this new edition of a novel that was originally published in 1983, with "This edition published in Great Britain in 2011 by Profile Books Ltd" on copyright page and a full number-line as well. Hill has written over 50 novels, including A BEACON, A KIND MAN, BLACK SHEEP &c. This novel is the basis of a British play that has had the second longest theatrical run of any play ever (this is claimed on the jacket). It also provides the basis for a film starring Daniel Radcliffe. 8vo boards. Very fine in very fine unclipped dj.