Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo; [vi], 275 pages
Publisher: Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1989.
A Fine first printing of the first edition in equally Fine dust-jacket, signed by author Paul Watkins directly on the title page.
Superb coming of age story of twenty year old James Pfeiffer during his year of rebellion. When he's suspended from college he returns to his hometown in Rhode Island and against his parents' wishes gets a job on scallop trawler following the call of the sea that is in his blood.