A WALK ON THE BEACH. London: Michael Joseph, 1964. Octavo, boards. First edition. The author's third (and first substantial) collection of short fiction, preceded by two chapbook collections published in New Zealand in the 1950s. Collects eight stories (three of which appeared earlier in THE STONE AND OTHER STORIES) and the novella length "Not for a Seagull," all but one set in New Zealand. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. (#116660).