NY: The Viking Press, 1983. First edition thus. Qtr. cloth with blue paper-covered boards. Front cover photograph by David Gahr. The reissue of Fariña's first and only novel (Fariña was killed in a motorcycle accident two days after its original publication in April 1966), with a new 10pp. introduction by Thomas Pynchon in which he discusses the novel and their relationship at Cornell. Pages edges slightly tanned, o/w Fine in Near Fine dw. This edition had a very small print run in hardcover.