Alfred A. Knopf, 1972, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Poor, First Edition
950 g.; (18) 5-426 pages (8). Green coloured cloth covered boards with self embossed author's initials to the front panel and gilt titles to the backstrip. Yellow coloured tint to the top text block edge. Bumping and fading to the backstrip edges and rubbing to the book corners. Shelf wear to the lower book edges and fading to the top book edges. Dust marks to the top text block edges and browning and foxing to the other text block edges. Foxing and offset tanning to the endpapers and previous owner's name to the top edge of the free front end paper. Light age toning of the internal text. Colour illustrated dustwrapper, by David Holtzman, with black titles to the front panel and tan and white tiles to the backstrip. A little chipping to the dustwrapper corners and top backstrip edge. There is a 0.5 " tear to the top right-hand corner of the rear dustwrapper panel, with associated creasing. There is a 0.25 " split to the top rear fold over edge. A novel that encompasses a hermaphrodite hero (who fathers her own child), poetry, chicken sauce, and everything in between. This is the First USA Edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; ISBN: 0394472918. ISBN/EAN: 9780394472911. Inventory No: 0110595.