New York: Poseidon Press, 1989. First U.S. edition. Hardcover. First printing. McGrath's second book, but first novel. A review copy with laid in slip and material. Adapted into the movie "Gentlemen Don't Eat Poets" starring Alan Bates, Theresa Russell, Sting, and Lena Headley. A near fine copy in a near fine dust jacket with a crease to the front flap.