A SIGNED UK first edition, first impression.
Wrapper : The wrapper on this copy is bright, unfaded, complete and unclipped. It shows a tiny touch of rubbing to the spine ends and the top panel edges. 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 trivial touch of bruising to the spine ends. The pages are clean and bright, as are the closed page edges. The binding is tight - no cracked hinges. No remainder marks. This copy has been FLAT SIGNED by George V Higgins to the title page. A very nice copy in a protected wrapper.
Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press, 1976
Condition: Near Fine ++. Wrapper: Near Fine