First Edition. Nick dustjacket art. Irish author. Front dustjacket panel poses the question: "Is it easier to die for chastity than to livve with it?". Jacket copy continues: "There at the great hotel dominating the landscape at Maloja, the book culminates in a scene unique in fiction though perhaps less so in fact. Here come Adam Quinn and Mr. Macarthy from the pages of Adam of Dublin, Adam and Caroline, In London and Married Life". Near Fine, foxing to page edges, in Very Good dustjacket, shallow chipping at spine ends and flap corners, mild soiling to white of panels.