New York: Harper and Row, 1971. First Edition. 212pp. Octavo [21 cm] 1/2 blue cloth over blue boards. Better than very good in a near fine jacket. Faint ink stamp at foot of fore-edge. Discoloration to rear free endsheet that has bled on to jacket's rear flap. Item #2014
Signed by the author on the title page. This is the second published novel by Hillerman and one of his few works that does not feature Leaphorn and Chee. Political mystery most likely set in Oklahoma City nominated for the Edgar Allen Poe Award for best novel. Hieb A2a.