Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Publisher: New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1982.
An attractive first printing of the first edition in Near Fine condition, the occasional light smudge or crease in alike dust-jacket, stain to bottom spine. Signed by author Thomas Perry directly on the title page.
Thomas Perry's first novel and instant Edgar Award-Winner best first mystery novel is the account of a professional hitman. "Eddie the Butcher," his foster father, raised him in two trades, as the cold-blooded and sharp eyed killer and as actual butcher for cover; [vi], 313,  pages.