The Loop [Signed]
Boston: Faber and Faber, Inc., 1992. Very Good / Very Good. Item #9607
Boston: Faber and Faber, 1992. Later Printing, without "First Published..." statement. Signed on front free endpaper. Octavo (21.5x15x2.5cm); 201pp. Pictorial dustjacket; blue boards with linen spine, stamped in gilt. Unclipped jacket pristine; textblock nearly so but for the author's signature, and, on front pastedown, a gift inscription from a giver to a recipient in the upper right corner.
A Fargo-ish odd couple story with an identity crisis angle—the odd couple in question being an unhappy Texas handyman at loose ends, and a nearly centenarian parrot, who seems to have wanted more than a cracker out of life.