London: Marion Boyars, 1979. First UK edition, first prnt. Originally published in Canada by House of Anansi in 1976. Signed by Ondaatje on the title page. Spine bottom edge with tiny crease; otherwise, in Fine condition in a Fine dustjacket with an archival cover. Ondaatje's first novel and winner of Books in Canada First Novel Award. Ondaatje's fictional consideration of cornetist Buddy Bolden, an elusive but seminal figure in the creation of New Orleans rag-time.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hardcovers. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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