New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. SIGNED. 225pp. Octavo [21.5 cm] 1/4 black cloth, with red paper over boards. There is a very faint bump to the top edge of the rear board. In a dust jacket, with rubbing to the surface. Near fine / very good. Item #59902
First and only hardcover edition, issued simultaneously with the trade paperback. The celebrated author's last collection of essays, issued a year prior to his death. Inscribed by the author on the front free endsheet: "For_____. From his friend Ed Abbey. SLC, Jun. 1988."