New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1989. First edition. Hardcover. SIGNED. 173pp. Octavo [21.5 cm] 1/2 blue cloth with light gray paper over boards. Very good plus. The spine ends are gently bumped, and there is a subtle ding in the top edge of the front cover. There are a couple of small stains on the terminal leaves. The pictorial dust jacket is in near fine condition. Item #38173
Inscribed by the author on the half title page, and signed again by the author on the title page. Also, with a signed note card from the author tucked in. The author's book, Under the Wheat, won the prestigious Drue Heinz Literature Prize for Short Fiction.