First Edition. Very Good / Very Good. Item #4908
New York: Viking, 1997. First Edition with full numberline. Signed by the author to fellow writer, columnist, and former presidential speechwriter William Safire on author's stationary paperclipped onto front free endpaper. Octavo; 294pp. Printed dust jacket with original $24.95 price; book in blue paper-covered boards with black cloth spine and silver lettering. Jacket is crisp with soem light scuffing down fore-edge. Boards are sturdy and square. Binding is sound and pages unmarked.