New York: Penguin Books, 1987. First Edition. Item #5807
First Printing, wrappered issue. Octavo (19.5cm); pictorial card wrappers; [viii],,3-467,pp. Some trivial wear and toning to extremities, with very slight curl starting at right edge of front wrapper, else a clean, Near Fine copy, with the spine unbroken. Wallace's first novel, originally submitted as one of his undergraduate theses at Amherst College, and subsequently published by Viking in cloth and wrappers.