Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Publisher: New York: Atheneum, 1984.
A Fine first printing of the first edition in a Near Fine dust-jacket with some chipping and wearing, signed by author Carl Hiaasen. There is a previous owner's name on the front fly leaf and a publisher's stain to the top page edge.
The death of David Wang is quite sudden and unexpected while he is on vacation in China visiting his estranged brother, the deputy minister of art and culture. When his friend and colleague Tom Stratton prepares to escourt the body home he notices certain abnormalities about the death and when he takes a closer look Tom finds a nightmare ; [x], 309,  pages.