First Edition. Very Good / Very Good. Item #5165
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1998. First Edition. Octavo. 283 pages. Inscribed by author to William Safire on front free endpaper. Inscription reads, "To: William Safire / with author's compliments / Michael Echeruo / 1998."
A Hallmark Hanukkah card is also laid in and inscribed from Echeruo to Safire.
Illustrated dust jacket is faded at the spine, but no chips or tears. Orange boards are stamped in gilt and show the slightest bit of wear to the spine ends. Else fine.