New York: The Viking Press, 1982.
First Edition. Hardcover. 9 1/4" X 5 3/4". 280pp. Mild edgewear, dust soiling, and rather heavy foxing to unclipped pictorial dust jacket. Brown paper over boards, with spine backed in tan cloth and lettered in bronze. Slight lean to spine. A touch of edgewear to binding, else fine, firm, and sound. Foxing and dust soiling to edges of text block. Previous owner's name to front pastedown. Pages are clean and unmarked. A handsome first American printing of this third published Richard Sharpe novel, thirteenth in the series, by Bernard Cornwell. Very good + / very good. Item #3375