Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo; 330,  pages
Publisher: New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1979.
A Fine first printing of the first edition in alike dust-jacket, signed, dated and inscribed by author Douglas Bauer directly on the title page.
At a time when the mood of urban life grows increasingly difficult, many of us entertain the the wistful fantasy of how "easy", how simple thinfs would be in some small town, where life still holds some reliable pleasures, some reassuring intimacy. Douglas Bauer has tested that notion against its reality.