Play It As It Lays [1st UK]


By Joan Didion

First UK edition of Didion’s best novel

In stock


  • First UK Edition [Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London, 1970]; dark pink boards, gilt titling to spine, minor foxing, a very good copy; in like, unclipped [30s net] dustjacket, bumped & chipped, slight discolouration
  • With one of the coolest author portraits ever on back cover, photo by Julian Wasser
  • Modern classic set in the darkness of Hollywood – within whose depths Didion sourced much of her inspiration
  • SBN: 297 00329 X / 029700329X