Place Published: New York
Publisher: Delacorte Press / Seymour Lawrence
Date Published: 1979
Edition: First edition
Condition: Very good +
Book Id: 48552
SIGNED. 265pp. Octavo [20.5 cm] Blue cloth over boards, with lettering in gilt on the spine and front cover. The spine is a trifle rolled back, and the dust jacket is moderately rubbed.
A collection of short stories dealing with the dreams and passions of young people, and depicting the desperate loneliness that pervades American life. Inscribed by the author on the front free endsheet, and additionally signed by the author on the title page. The inscription on the front free endsheet reads, "In appreciation for your interest in my work, and in hopes you remain equal to whatever you desire- Sincerely, Jayne Anne Phillips, Provincetown, Jan 31, 1980."