Franklin Center, Pa: Franklin Library, 1989. First edition. Hardcover. Hand signed by Doctorow on blank sheet before half title. This limited first edition has been privately printed and signed, exclusively for members of The Signed First Edition Society. Includes a two page "Special Message" written by Doctorow not found in the trade edition. The color frontispiece is by John Jinks.
8vo, 323pp. Bound in full dark blue leather with raised bands by the Cromwell Leather Co. Larchmont NY, all edges gilt, satin page marker. Gilt illustration of city scene at front and rear covers. Unread copy in its original blue card folder with gold sticker. A magnificent copy in fine condition. Please inquire about a multiple copy discount. Fine. Item #23219