New York: The Dial Press, 1979.
First edition. Signed by James Baldwin on dedication page, inscribed to bookseller Brainerd Philipson at a benefit dinner in Newton, MA in 1980 or 1981, "Keep the faith." [x], 597 pp. Original maroon cloth lettered in gilt. Remainder spray to bottom edge, else Near Fine with a little foxing to top edge, in Near Fine unclipped dust jacket with light curling and edge wear. A signed copy of the author's final novel, dealing with racism and homophobia. Item #140939141