Signed by the author on a bookplate.
Published in 2 paperback volumes, 1 red and 1 greed to mimic the original Japanese publication. Both books fine condition. In the original gold box the books were sold in, in very good condition - some surface marks.
Toru Watanabe is looking back on the love and passions of his life and trying to make sense of it all. As his first love, Naoko, sinks deeper and deeper into mental despair, he is inexorably pushed to find new meanings and new love to survive.