Albuquerque, NM: Sidewinder Publications, 2006. Ernest Franklin. First Sidewinder Deluxe Hardcover Limited Edition. Hardcover. SIGNED. 224pp. Octavo [25 cm] Navy blue cloth spine and boards. Produced with foil stamped, marble patterned charcoal colored endpapers. Fine in a fine dust jacket. With the custom slipcase in fine condition as well. Publisher's prospectus tucked in. Item #42402
This series of collector's editions of Tony Hillerman's famed early and rare southwestern novels are designed to provide affordable and attractively illustrated hardbound in dust jacketed copies. With eleven tipped-in full page illustrations in color by famed Navajo artist and Tony Hillerman illustrator, Ernest Franklin. Issued in a limited edition of only five hundred copies. This is copy number 33. Signed on the illustrated limitation page by Tony Hillerman, Ernest Franklin, and Ernie Bulow.