Heavy Water by Martin Amis, 1st/1st, 1998
London: Jonathan Cape, (1998). First edition. This is a near fine copy. The wrapper is without notable signs of wear, aside from a light crumpling at the top of the spine. It has not been price clipped. The text blocks are bright and white, free from foxing. Overall, this is a near fine copy.
An intriguing collection of short stories written by British writer Martin Amis. The basic theme that links these stories to one another is a focus on British culture either through character or through the setting. Of the nine short stories in Heavy Water And Other Stories, "Denton's Death" is the most mysterious