Melbourne, London, Toronto: William Heinemann, (1951). First Edition. An semi-autobiographical novel set in London at the end of World War II, tells of the tortured love affair between aspiring novelist Maurice Bendrix and Sarah Miles. First adapted for the screen in 1955 with Deborah Kerr and Van Johnson, and remade in 1999 starring Ralph Fiennes and Julianne Moore. Near fine with minor aging but binding strong, corners sharp, crisp and bright gilded lettering on spine. Dust jacket spine is age toned, rubbing to edges, but still very good.***PLEASE INQUIRE BEFORE PURCHASE. DESCRIPTION NOT FULLY VETTED***.