The Cement Garden - Ian McEwan 1978 - Jonathan Cape, London - First Edition A fine first edition of McEwan’s first novel.

In the relentless summer heat, four abruptly orphaned children retreat into a shadowy, isolated world, and find their own strange and unsettling ways of fending for themselves...

‘A macabre but unforgettable tale.’ –
The Guardian.

‘Darkly impressive’ –
The Times.
  Octavo (book size 20.5x13.5cm), pp. 138 [6]. In publisher’s green cloth, spine lettered in gilt, grey endpapers. Dust jacket priced ‘£3.50 net IN UK ONLY’ to lower corner of front flap.   Condition: Fine slight spotting to upper edge, in fine dust jacket, no fading to spine, not price-clipped.   Ref: 106670   Price: HK$ 2,200