Near fine copy with top and bottom of spine slightly pushed in and a small area of damage to the side of the page block. Dust Jacket in fair condition with chipping to spine, corners, and along edges. Unclipped.
Martin believes he can possess both a beautiful wife and a delightful lover. But when his wife, Antonia, suddenly leaves him for her psychoanalyst, Martin is plunged into an intensive emotional re-education. He attempts to behave beautifully and sensibly. Then he meets a woman whose demonic splendour at first repels him and later arouses a consuming and monstrous passion. How will he survive it?