Catalysts by Stanley Middleton, 1st/1st, 1994
London: Hutchinson (1994). First edition. This copy is near fine. It has not been price clipped. The text block is free from marks without foxing. There is browning. The pages are clean without previous owner’s ink. Overall, this copy is in a collectible near fine condition. John Taylor, an accountant, has been deserted by his wife, Stella, after three years. He struggles to make sense of his life and at a concert he meets his old music master, Michael Alexander. When Stella asks John if he will take her back, it is the Alexander family who influence his decision.