New York: Putnam, 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo. Quarter cloth. Dust jacket. 457 pp.
Several chips and closed tears around jacket edges. Binding is broken but attached at p. 285 and 310, making that section stick out a bit from the rest of the block. Previous owner marked favorite stories in contents pages. A good copy.
This is a first edition story collection by post-modern short fiction master Barthelme. Good / good. Item #1857