THE INHERITORS (inscribed)
Blue cloth. Yellowing to page edges; bit of wear to one corner of lower spine; just a little leaned; light tan spots to fore margin of front free endpaper; VG otherwise. Dust jacket has nicks and tiny chips to ends of only faintly darkened spine, else fine, flap price intact. Inscribed by the author to an old family friend " To Lyn Weeks with best wishes Bill Golding 28/9/55". Laid in is a small Golding holograph scrap in pencil "chose period 70000 years ago for remoteness. fable. good and helpless next ploughed under by intelligence & ruthlessness". The author's second novel, a prehistoric fantasy about the last of the Neanderthals, and the author's personal favourite of his books. No. 19 on Pringle's list of the best 100 modern SFF novels. .