MRS. OSMOND continues the story of Isabel Archer, the protagonist of Henry James' classic novel The Portrait of a Lady, retelling the tale and then taking it further, all with Banville's characteristically thoughtful and arresting prosody, as well as a clever sense of humor.
THIS COPY (shown below) was hand signed by John Banville on the title page at his office and shipped to us. It is a new, unread first edition, opened only for signing and comes with a certificate authenticating the signature. Published in December, 2017 by Knopf, an imprint of Penguin Random House.
JOHN BANVILLE (pictured below from our Wall of Fame) over the last four decades has won almost every writing award known, including the Man Booker Prize. Thank you John Banville for signing our books.