Golding, William: Rites of Passage. First Edition/First Printing.« back
This is a first edition and first printing of Rites of Passage by William Golding, published by Faber in 1980.
The book and protected dust jacket are in Fine condition with no inscriptions and not price clipped.
Follows the trials and fortunes of a warship captain bound for Australia. Whilst at sea he writes a journal to send back to England in which he records the mounting tensions onboard ship.