First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good / Very Good. Item #4596
San Diego, New York, London: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1989. Stated First Trade Edition (preceded by the Italian edition and a limited Franklin Library Edition). SIGNED by the author without inscription on full title. Octavo (9.5" x 6.5"); [vi], 641pp. Illustrated black dustjacket with original $22.95 price; book in black paper- and cloth-covered boards with silver lettering to spine. Jacket shows very light shelfwear, but no chips, tears, or marks. Boards are sturdy and square. Binding is sound and pages unmarked.