Notes on this edition: Uncorrected Proof of the U.S. edition of Cross Channel published by Alfred A. Knopf. Bound in cream paper wraps with black lettering. Publication information and the statement, ‘THIS IS AN UNCORRECTED PROOF’ on bottom of upper panel. (19.1 x 13.3 cm).
The publisher stapled three promotional items to the inside front cover, including two sheets of paper featuring review blurbs for Talking It Over, Flaubert’s Parrot, and A History of the World in 10½ Chapters, and a sample dust jacket for the first U.S. edition, as pictured.