Betty Trask Award Best First Novel (nominee)
By a winner of the Betty Trask Award. Robert Standing's search for the "perfect means of human expression" leads him into trouble time and time again. He strides through life with unwavering confidence, unwittingly wreaking havoc in the lives of his pupils, family, girlfriends and wives.
Used availability for Olivia Fane's Landing on Clouds
August 1994 : UK Paperback