Albuquerque, NM: Sidewinder Press, 2007. Ernest Franklin. First Sidewinder press cloth edition with an introduction by Peter MacDonald. Hardcover. SIGNED. 288pp. Octavo [23.5 cm] Red cloth covered boards with gilt stamped titles. Bright orange endsheets. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Item #42390
Features a new informative introduction, "Special Friend of the People Award: Why the Navajos Really Do Love Tony Hillerman" written by Peter MacDonald, especially for this edition. MacDonald is the former chairman of the Navajo Nation. Navajo artist Ernest Franklin has contributed chapter decorations and full page illustrations. Signed by all three, Tony Hillerman, Ernest Franklin, and Peter MacDonald on the title page. Facsimile signature of Tony Hillerman stamped on the title page.