Very Good / Very Good. Item #9742
San Francisco: Encounter Books, 2003. First Edition with full numberline. Signed by the author with inscription "To Chris Matthews. Pray for D.C. baseball!" on full title. Octavo; [vi], 170pp. Illustrated purple dust jacket over blue and gray boards with gilt lettering to spine. Jacket is clean and crisp with no significant signs of shelfwear, with a small gift shop UPC sticker over printed UPC on back. Boards are sturdy and square. Binding is sound and pages unmarked.