Algonquin Books, 1984. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Fine / Fine. Item #8645
1st edition. The dedication copy, Inscribed to one of the three listed on the dedication page. A Fine copy in Fine dust jacket. 12mo. Red cloth in red printed dust jacket. The dj is now protected in a mylar sleeve. A FIne copy in Fine dj. *** Author's first book published simultaneously with "July, 7". SIGNED and inscribed on the title page "For Max, With my admiration & love - Jill. Chapel Hill. 9/5/84. The recipient is Max Steele, North Carolina author. man of letters and one of McCorkle's' professors and mentors at the University of North Carolina. He is one of three dedicatees, the other two being Lee Smith and Louis Rubin, Jr. It is doubtful either of those copies will ever be available.