The Beach, Garland, Alex. Published by Riverhead Books, New York 1997. First US Edition. 8vo up to 9½” tall., 371pp. Quarter black cloth over purple embossed boards, purple gilt spine titles, black endpapers. In fine condition without marks, tears of folds housed in a likewise fine unclipped dustjacket. The Beach was Garland’s first novel and attained a bit of a cult status. “Spellbinding and hallucinogenic”. It was made into a film in 2000 under the same title, starring Leonardo DiCaprio and directed by Danny Boyle.
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