New York: Harper & Row, 1978. First Edition. Item #1218
First Printing. Octavo; light brown paper over boards, quarterbound in mustard cloth with titles stamped in black; 200pp. Some trivial rubbing to the black lettering on the spine, else Fine in a Near Fine, price-clipped dustjacket, showing none of the usual fading to the spine. Signed by Hillerman following the copyright page. The author's fourth book, and the third Joe Leaphorn mystery.