Title: Flowers of Darkness. First Edition in dustjacket.
Publisher:  McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1981, ISBN:0771022352
Seller ID: 100925
COHEN, Matt. Flowers of Darkness. (Toronto) : McClelland and Stewart, (1981). First Printing. Pp. (6),7-251,(1). 8vo, blue cloth spine with brown paper covered boards, white lettering to spine. Spadoni & Donnelly 3226. The Canadian author's (b. 30 December 1942, d. 2 December 1999) seventh novel. "One shining autumn day, Annabelle Jamieson and her husband, Allen, discover an attactive old house for sale on a tree-lined street in the sleepy town of Salem. Looking for an escape from their life in Ottawa, they move to thisstone house. Slowly, Annabelle adjusts to the muted rhythms of a town domi nated at one end by the brooding Protestant Church and at the other by a smoky tavern. Annabelle, an artist, begins a mosaic depicting the people of Salem. And as autumn gives way to winter, and then to spring, they step one by one out of the mosaic and into her life." - from the dust jacket. Very good in nicked, unclipped dust jacket. 15.00