Published by Harvill Secker, London; 2011. First Edition. Fine/Near Fine. Signed by author on title page.
This modern first edition by international bestselling author Umberto Eco, is in Fine condition. Tightly bound in white boards with black detailing. The binding is clean with no signs of damage or wear. Inside, the pages are clean and bright with no marking or damage to speak of. Indeed, the book appears unread and in excellent condition. It is signed by the author on the title page.
The dust jacket is in Near Fine condition, with just some minor bumping to the edges, a couple of white marks to the rear and small water marks to the front panel. Apart from these, it is in very smart condition
This novel is set in nineteenth century Europe, and mixes history and fiction, using the conspiracy theories of the time to lead readers through a twisting, intriguing tale of an evil genius adn his plot.