New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1992. First edition and first printing. Hardcover. 308 pages. Proulx's first novel a Pen/Faulkner Award winner from the author of the Pulitzer Prize winning "The Shipping News." An about near fine copy in paper covered boards with a cloth spine with some light wear to the bottom corners of the boards and a small former owner's signature to the front free endpaper in a close to fine dust jacket that has rumple to the top of the front panel.