New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2005.
First American Edition, 1st Printing. Hardcover. 8 5/8" X 5 7/8". 288pp. Mild shelfwear to unclipped dust jacket, with some very faint dust soiling to top edges of flaps. Cream paper over boards, with spine backed in green and lettered in gilt. Mild shelfwear to binding, with bumping to head and tail of spine. Binding is firm and sound. Pages are clean and unmarked. A very presentable first American printing of one of the Nobel Prize winning novelist's most striking novels, named the Time best novel of 2005 and the basis for the Mark Romanek directed film adaptation released in 2010. Very good + / very good +. Item #5376