Minneapolis: Milkweed Editions, 1999.
First Edition. Hardcover. Stated first edition, with full number line. 8 3/4" X 6 5/8". Mild shelfwear to unclipped pictorial dust jacket, with some gentle bumping to extremities. Brown paper over boards with spine backed in orange and lettered in gilt. Light shelfwear to binding, with mild bumping to extremities. Binding is firm and sound. Pages are clean and unmarked. A very presentable first printing of Janisse Ray's environmental memoir of growing up in a South Georgia junkyard, winner of the American Book Award, the Southern Book Critics Circle Award, and the Southern Environmental Law Center Award for Outstanding Writing on the Southern environment. Very good / very good. Item #5372