Arbor House, 1982. First edition. Hardcover. SIGNED. 319pp. Octavo [21.5 cm] 1/4 red cloth with black paper over boards. Gentle bruising at head of spine. Endpapers show very minor toning. In a dust jacket with moderate rubbing to the panels. Very Good / Very good. Item #64354
The fifth installment in the Matthew Scudder suspense thriller series.
Warmly inscribed by Block to bookman and publisher Ernie Bulow on the front free endpaper: "For Ernie Bulow- / Bookman, gentleman, / & good company. May / our paths cross again soon. / Best, / Larry Block."
Also tucked in is a postcard, postmarked "1989," from Larry Block to Ernie Bulow (signed by Larry Block).