New York: Simon and Schuster, 1985. First Edition. First Printing. Octavo (22cm); black paper and cloth-covered boards, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; dustjacket; ,9-208pp. Scattered staining to lower margins of several internal pages; Very Good+. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced $15.95), lightly shelfworn, with a few closed tears, and a faint splash mark to base of spine (most noticeable on verso); Very Good+. The author's first book, basis for Marek Kanievska's 1987 film adaptation, starring Robert Downey Jr, Andrew McCarthy, and James Spader.