London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1996. First U.K. Edition. Hardcover. First edition, first printing, with "First published in Great Britain in 1996 by Weidenfeld & Nicolson" and no later printing noted on copyright page. Debut collection by this Bombay-born author who lives in the U.S. & earned a degree in Colorado. Explores the hidden erotic nature of Indian women. Dj comment by Alice Walker. 8vo boards. Very fine in very fine unclipped dj.