New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1970. First edition, limited. Hardcover. SIGNED. 236pp. Octavo [22 cm] 1/4 orange cloth over light orange paper covered boards. Very good. The spine ends are gently bumped, and the top edge of the text block is lightly soiled. There is a faint indentation in the top edge of the rear board. The half title page is just a little yellowed. In a very good dust jacket. Very subtly age-toned and soiled, and also just a little scratched and creased. There are several thin, faint marks on the panels. Item #33937
Signed by the author on a limitation colophon that is attached to the front free endsheet. Number 87 of 225 copies. First novel by the award winning author published while he was still in college.