Title: Close Quarters
Author: Golding, William
Publisher: Faber & Faber, London
Publication Date: 1987
Edition: First Edition
Book Condition: F
D-j Condition: VG
Comments: Back of d-j has a small scratch and shelf wear.
Synopsis: A sequel to Rites Of Passage, set on board a ship on its way to Australia. A ball is held on the ship whilst it is becalmed in a wilderness of heat and sea mists, and under the influence of this strange atmosphere, soon the passengers and the very ship itself start to go to pieces.