A US first edition, first impression.
WRAPPER: The wrapper on this copy is bright, unfaded and complete. It is unclipped. It shows a touch of bruising at the head of the spine. Looks sharp in protective plastic.
BOOK: The book is square and very tight. The boards are very bright and very clean. The corners are sharp. It shows a touch of bruising at the head of the spine. The pages are clean. No foxing. The closed page edges are unmarked. The binding is solid - no cracked hinges. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. A very nice copy in a protected wrapper.
Publisher: Forge, 1998
Condition: Near Fine. Wrapper: Near Fine