Book Condition: Fine+
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo; [xviii], 229,  pages
Publisher: Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1984.
A special first edition/first printing preceding the trade edition in Very Fine condition, SIGNED by author Norman Mailer.
The story of Tim Madden, an unsuccessful writer addicted to bourbon, cigarettes, and careless women. He wakes one morning remembering nothing of the prior night. His Porsche is soaked with blood and in a secluded corner in nearby woods he finds a severed blonde head. Is he a murderer? Can he reconstruct the missing hours of that terrible evening?
This outstanding book is bound in genuine leather and features gilded, sewn in pages and ribbon marker, simply superb quality, Franklin Library at its best.