New York: E. P. Dutton, 1979. First American edition. Hardcover. SIGNED. 287pp. Octavo [21.5 cm] 1/4 white cloth with mustard yellow paper over boards, and a gilt stamped title on the backstrip. The spine is rolled, the spine ends are bumped, and the front board is a bit splayed. In a dust jacket, with only minor shelf wear. Item #48774
A first U.S. edition of Pullman's second novel. Signed by Philip Pullman on the title page.