London, Secker & Warburg, 1982 (first English edition)/ 1974.
Octavo, [x], 125 pages.
Papered boards a little bumped at the extremities; top edge lightly foxed; a very good copy with the unclipped dustwrapper a little sunned on the spine, and slightly rubbed and bumped on the corners.
The title page is signed by the author, the first person to win the Booker Prize twice (in 1983 and 1999); he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2003. J.M. Coetzee's first published work of fiction, comprising two novellas, 'The Vietnam Project' and 'The Narrative of Jacobus Coetzee'.