(Arion Press)

The Sundial.

Hyman, Miles (illus.)

San Francisco: Arion Press, 2011. Octavo. 223pp. One of 300 copies. Signed by the aritst. Illustrated endpapers plus fourteen double-page illustrations of poignant scenes from the text, each with an accompanying caption citing the chapter and subject and providing a relevant excerpt. Hyman is Jackson's grandson. Jackson's novels, like this present one, dealt with domestic dysfunction through humor, fantastic realism, and evocative angst. The Sundial, considered Jackson's best work, brings such social satire to a privileged New England family preparing for the end of the world. Bound in orange cloth over boards. Fine. Prospectus and example illustration laid in. Item #28537

Price: $350.00

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