New York: Dutton, (2008). First edition. Hardcover. Signed by the author on a tipped-in sheet with a "Signed Copy" gold sticker to the front of the dust jacket. Author's first book, and an extraordinary tale of Wheeler Burden, California-exiled heir of the famous Boston banking Burdens, philosopher, student of history, legend's son, rock idol, writer, lover of women, recluse, half-Jew, and Harvard baseball hero. In 1988 Wheeler Burden is forty-seven, living in San Francisco. Suddenly he, still his modern self, is wandering in a city and time he knows mysteriously well. fin de siecle Vienna. It is 1897, precisely ninety one years before his last memory and half a century before his own birth. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. Item #14297
ISBN: 9780525950615

Price: $50.00

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