Book Condition: Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2001.
A handsome first edition/first printing in unread Very Fine condition in Very Fine dust-jacket. Signed by author Richard Russo directly on the title page.
In Russo's Pulitzer Prize winning portrait of small-town life in Empire Falls, Maine, the Whiting clan has owned the town and controlled its environment, economy and inhabitants for generations. Russo's hero is wry, unlucky in love and money Miles Roby who runs the Empire Grill for the widow of the last Whiting male.