Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Publisher: Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1989.
A special Limited first edition/first printing preceding the trade edition. Unread, Near Fine condition with unobtrusive hairline cut to front board, few scrapes to gilt pages, SIGNED by author Martin Cruz Smith.
Sprung from a state psychiatric hospital, Arkady Renko takes refuge in Siberia, ultimately working on a Soviet factory ship in the Bering Sea. When one of his shipmates is murdered, he's pressed into service.
This outstanding book is bound in genuine leather with raised bands. Features gilded, sewn-in pages with a satin marker. Simply superb quality; Franklin Library at its best; [xxii], 386,  pages.