Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo; [viii], 326,  pages
Publisher: New York: Dutton, 1996.
A Fine first printing of the first edition in equally unblemished dust-jacket, signed and dated, with added (non personalized "Very Best Wishes" by author Joyce Carol Oates. Preceded only by a private publication by the Franklin Library.
A collection of twenty two stories examining the very nature of American life at the end of the 20th century; from the inner city to the suburbs, from small towns to a European capital this is Oates' journey into the human heart.
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.