THE BIG OVER EASY by Jasper Fforde. London, UK; Hodder & Stoughton; 2005. Latest offering from Fforde takes a crime spin on nursery rhymes. True 1st edition, the UK hardcover preceeded the US by almost 2 weeks. This copy SIGNED by the author. Fine in fine dj. Issued simultaneously in the UK in 2 hardcover editions: a regular edition which is smaller in format & a "collectors" edition which is larger & matches the ofther Fforde books in size ( & is more expensive). THIS IS THE "COLLECTORS" EDITION.