New York: Ticknor and Fields, 1985. First Edition. Hardcover. First Printing (full number line). Publisher's black cloth spine lettered in silver over moss-green paper-covered boards, tan end papers, illustrated dust jacket priced $15.95. Signed boldly by Carolyn Chute on the title page and additionally inscribed, signed and dated by her on the half-title: "For Sammy - / xoxoxox / Carolyn / Feb 1985." A Fine unread copy, perfectly square and tight, in a Fine jacket barely rubbed at base of spine panel. Fine / Fine. Item #BB1167
Chute's first, and best known, novel, filmed in 1994 by Jennifer Warren. N. B. With few exceptions (always identified), we only stock books in exceptional condition, with dust jackets carefully preserved in archival, removable polypropylene sleeves. All orders are packaged with care and posted promptly. Satisfaction guaranteed.