A bright SIGNED US first edition, first impression.
Wrapper : The wrapper on this copy is bright, clean, unfaded and complete. It is unclipped. It shows a trivial hint of insignificant bruising at the spine ends. Looks sharp.
Book : The book is square and very tight. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. The boards are clean and unfaded, the corners sharp. It shows a hint of bruising at the spine ends. The pages are clean and bright. The closed page edges are fresh. No foxing. No dog-eared pages. The binding is tight - no cracked hinges. This copy has been FLAT SIGNED to the half title page by Louis Begley. A very nice copy in a protected wrapper.
Publisher: Knopf, 2000
Condition: Near Fine. Wrapper: Near Fine +