First Edition. Hardcover. Good. Item #5154
New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1983. Hardcover in slipcase. Number 211 of a signed limited edition of 300 copies. Red cloth-covered slipcase. Navy cloth binding with lettering in red and gold on spine. Slipcase is clean and bright with only minor edgewear on corners. Cover has light rubbing. Spine is rolled. Brown spot on bottom corner of fore-edge through first half of book, only barely and occasionally encroaching into page margins. Pages 187-200 are wrinkled on the bottom edge, possibly from water exposure, but the text is not impacted. Binding is cracked between pages 118 and 119. Text block feels secure. A number of notes are made in pencil throughout the text by previous owner.