First Edition. Very Good / Very Good. Item #4909
New York: Simon & Schuster, 2003. First Edition with full numberline. Signed by the author to fellow writer and columnist William Safie on front free endpaper with inscription: "Bill | May all your prophecies | come true -- as they | usually do. || Wil all best wishes, | and thanks for your help & | insights. || -Alan." Addtional typed letter containing author's diagnosis / treatment info, and symptom descriptions for multi-focal motor neuropathy, unaddressed and unsigned, laid in.
Octavo; 269pp. Illustrated dust jacket with original $23.00 price; book in green paper-covered boards with green cloth spine and gilt lettering. Jacket is crisp with light wear at spine ends, but no chips or tears. Boards are square with bumping to tail of spine. Binding is sound and pages unmarked.