A near-fine first edition, with the top of the page block sprayed black. There are several small impressions to the edge of the page block, resulting in several pages being very slightly damaged. In a very good unclipped dust jacket, with wear to the corners, a small tear to the back of the jacket, and a tear to the front of the jacket, near the spine (visible in picture)
Bob Slocum was a promising executive. He had an attractive wife, three children, a nice house, and as many mistresses as he desired. His life was settled and ordered; he had conformed and society demanded he be happy - or at least pretend to be, But the pretence was becoming more and more difficult, as Slocum's discontent grew into an overwhelming sense of desolation, frustration and fear. And then something happened. . .