Hardcover. Fine / Very Good. Item #001184
Signed by author on front right endpaper, inscribed in 1985 to Julia, on her birthday, "and , as Piggy Proctor would say--it had better be a good one, or else. With affection, Ann Beattie" with her drawing of a birthday cake. PAges clean and crisp, tight in binding. Silver lettering on plum-colored cloth spine. DJ not price-clipped, very light wear to spine edges.