New York: Farrar, Straus, Giroux, . 8vo. [i], viii, 372 pp. FIRST EDITION. Original cloth-backed boards; a fine copy in the original pictorial dust-jacket. Newspaper reviews of the book laid in. Item #11676
First edition. “The Thanatos syndrome is a profoundly serious and often very funny novel which scans American culture like radar . . . which demonstrates how easily evil is committed by people convinced they are doing what is right and good. . .”.