NUDE CROQUET and other stories of the joys and terrors of marriage


A collection of seven stories, "Nude Croquet" (Fiedler), "The Country Husband" (Cheever), "The Third Partner" (Philipson), "With Men It's Different" (Newhouse), "Force of Circumstance" (Maugham), "Bitter Honeymoon" (Moravia) and "The Golden Land" (Faulkner). 155 pages + 3 pages of advertisements for other Berkley titles, cover illustration by Robert Maguire. Crease to top right corner of front cover, a bit of spine roll, 1/2" separation to bottom right spine, light surface wear, top corners of first two end papers torn off (does not affect any text), the usual browning. Internally still fairly tight and clean.

Title: NUDE CROQUET and other stories of the joys and terrors of marriage

Author Name: Fiedler, Leslie A., W. Somerset Maugham, Alberto Moravia, William Faulkner, John Cheever, Morris Philipson, and Edward Newhouse

Categories: Vintage Paperbacks (pre-1970), Fiction (paperback),

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Berkley G-97: 1958

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: Sextodecimo -- from 5.75" to 6.75"

Seller ID: 018003

Keywords: NOISBN, Leslie A. Fiedler, W. Somerset Maugham, Alberto Moravia, William Faulkner, John Cheever, Morris Philipson, Edward Newhouse, Robert Maguire, marriage, erotic games, Hollywood, Connecticut, Capri, Malaya