RUMORS OF SPRING. Toronto, New York, London, Sydney, Auckland: Bantam Books, . Octavo, decorated yellow wrappers printed in black. Advance copy (uncorrected proof) of the first edition. The author's second novel, preceded by SARABAND OF LOST TIME (1985) which was a runner-up for the 1986 Philip K. Dick Award. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-458. A fine copy. (#169801).