Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1970. First edition. Hardcover. SIGNED. 278pp. Octavo [21.5 cm] Beige cloth over boards with green lettering on the backstrip and front board. The spine is a bit slanted, and the endpapers are subtly sunned. The edges are slightly chipped, with the largest chip measuring just under 1/4" deep and wide. Very good / very good. Item #58234
A first edition inscribed by Dickey on the title page: "To___ from James Dickey." The author's debut novel. James Dickey won the National Book Award in 1966 for Buckdancer's Choice.