Very Good / Very Good. Item #10293
New York: Ballantine Books, 2005. Stated First Edition with full numberline. Signed by the author without inscription in purple pen on half title. Octavo; [viii], 253pp. Illustrated dust jacket with $21.95 price intact; book in black boards with copper lettering to spine. Jacket is crisp with very light signs of shelfwear, but no chips, tears, or marks. Boards are sturdy and square. Binding is sound and pages unmarked.