London: William Collins Sons and Co Ltd, 1985. First UK Edition, SIGNED by Mulisch (1927-2010) in blue ink on title page. Translated from the original Dutch De Aanslag by Claire Nicolas White. Adapted into a film which won the 1986 Golden Globe and Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. Adapted into a graphic novel by Milan Hulsing in 2015. "A brilliant novel, overflowing with dramatic tension."—La Croix; "A beautiful and powerful work [that] takes its place among the finest European fiction of our time."—Elizabeth Hardwick.
8½ x 5½". 9780002710114. Original black cloth boards, gilt letters to spine. 204 pp. Very slight toning to top & bottom edges, dust jacket has small creases and toning to edges. A scarce SIGNED Near Fine copy in Near Fine Dust Jacket.