Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, 1974.
First edition stated, first printing. Signed by Peter Benchley on the half-title page. Bound in publisher's original black cloth stamped in silver. Near Fine with light rubbing to cloth at extremities, tiny stain to textblock edge. In a Near Fine price-clipped dust jacket with light wear to the extremities and fading to the red print on the spine panel. Copies of the first printing signed by the author are scarce. Item #140943863