New York: Simon and Schuster, 1978.
First Edition. Hardcover. 8 3/4" X 5 3/4". 346pp. Signed by Anne Rivers Siddons at flyleaf. Mild edgewear to unclipped dust jacket, with sunning to spine, light scattered rubbing, and light dust soiling. Brown cloth over boards, with spine lettered in gilt. Mild edgewear to binding, with gentle bumping to head and tail of spine. Pages lightly age-toned, with heavy toning to pages 306 and 307, probably from a laid in newspaper clipping at some point, else clean and unmarked. A nice signed first printing of the Southern novelist's second book, one which Stephen King listed as one of the finest horror novels of the 20th Century in his book Danse Macabre. Very good / good +. Item #3761