First edition of The Edible Woman by Margaret Atwood.
Octavo, 281pp. Red cloth, title in gilt on spine. No additional printings on copyright page. Solid text block, a fine example. In publisher’s dust jacket, price-clipped, faint sunning to spine, some wear to flap folds and top and bottom edges, a very good example.
Margaret Atwood (b. 1939) is a Canadian writer best known for her novel The Handmaid’s Tale. The Edible Woman was her first novel.