Very Good / Very Good. Item #8585
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1992. Stated First Edition. Bookplate signed by Tartt loosely laid in at front. Octavo. 524 pages. Publisher's acetate dust jacket over illustrated boards.
Unclipped dust jacket is rubbed along edges with some general scuffing. Boards show light wear and some creasing to extremities and joints. Binding is sound. Bit of dampstaining along top and fore-edges of rear half of text block, bleeding on to pages but only barely on to text portion for final 100 pages. Pages otherwise clean and unmarked.