New York: Harcourt Brace and World, 1962.
A first printing of Golding's follow-up to Lord of the Flies, concerning himself again with the dynamics of a group of isolated humans, attempting to understand their world and survive.
In this case, a tribe of gentle Neanderthals find themselves threatened by the superior intelligence of marauding Homo Sapiens, at the dawn of our history.
Jacket has some dirt and small tears to edges and spine. Hardcover.