The Lilac Time is the debut album by English band The Lilac Time, released in 1987 by record label Swordfish.
The Lilac Time (The Lilac Time album) Wikipedia
AllMusic described it as "the start of a perfect career. Right off the bat, Stephen Duffy and company mix poetry, pop melodies, and folk instrumentation to create songs of endless charm, mesmerizing passion, and tantalizing atmosphere". Trouser Press described the album as "unfailingly delightful".