The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry 1st / 1st 2016
First edition and first print published by Serpents tail in 2016. It is in fine / as new unread condition. The wrapper is not price clipped and it has no wear at all. No previous owners marks. A lovely collectable copy.
This novel was a number one bestseller, 'Waterstones Book of the Year 2016' and both 'Fiction book of the Year' and 'Overall Book of the Year 2017' at the British Book Awards. It was then nominated for a further eight literary prizes. Cora Seagrave, a young widow with an interest in science hears of the fabled Essex Serpent, and is drawn to the village of Aldwinter to investigate.