New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, . Hardcover. Small 4to. Blue paper over boards with gilt spine lettering, dust jacket. xv, 570pp. Illustrations. Near fine/fine. Item #48232
A superbly tight and nice second printing, inscribed and signed huge and bold by Carter in black fineline on front flyleaf: "Best wishes to / Nicki & John -- / JCarter." Carter normally simply signs and rarely inscribes his books, making this an exceptionally bright and uncommon example.