THE PYRAMID. London: Faber and Faber, . Octavo, cloth. First edition. The author's sixth novel. "'THE PYRAMID, says Elizabeth Stevens, 'is a departure for Golding, if only in the simplicity of the telling, the familiarity and affectionate eccentricity of the characters.' Many critics saw no allegory in this novel, but John Wakeman believes that this 'is the most adroitly disguised of William Golding's allegories, and one of the most complex ...'" - Harte and Riley (eds), 200 Contemporary Authors, p. 127. Gekoski and Grogan A10a. Neat owner's name and date at top of front free endpaper, a fine copy in fine dust jacket. (#2337).