London: William Heinemann, (1951). First edition. Semi-autobiographical novel set in London at the end of WWII. Basis for the 1955 movie starring Deborah Kerr and Van Johnson and the one in 1999 starring Ralph Fiennes and Julianne Moore. Endpapers, half-title and last blank darkened, as usually seen, otherwise near fine in very good or better dust jacket slightly tanned at spine and with nick at base of front spine fold but otherwise only unobtrusive nicks and tears.