New York: The Viking Press, 1973, First Edition in a second issue dust jacket. Hardcover, orange cloth, slightly faded red topstain, otherwise Fine in a Very Good+ dust jacket. A square, strong and clean copy. Second issue DJ with sticker showing the new price of 17.95 covering the original, lacks 0273 code and also with 0365 code on the rear panel instead of the isbn number; spine panel sunned; light edgewear to the spine ends. A very attractive copy of Pynchon's third book. DJ comes in a mylar wrap. Near Fine / Very Good+.