New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1990. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth and boards. INSCRIBED by the AUTHOR on the half title, 8vo, cinnamon quarter cloth with gold lettering over ochre boards with blind-stamped signature of the author on front cover, Mylar-protected pictorial dust jacket (unclipped) depicting "Oiseau et Tortue" by F. Picabia, [viii] +  pages +  A Note About the Author +  A Note on the Type. Fine / Fine. Item #2686
Author's first novel. Barnes & Noble awarded A Cloud on Sand a Discover Award via its annual “Discover Great New Writers” program. It was also named one of the ten best books of 1990 by Entertainment Weekly and was published in many languages.--Wiki
Gabriella De Ferrari (b.1940, Peru to Italian parents) is a distinguished American art historian (former director of The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston), curator (Harvard’s Busch-Reisinger Museum, and the assistant director of the Fogg Museum), and writer who has worked with and led major arts institutions throughout the United States.
EXCEPTIONAL CONDITION internally & externally!