New York: The Free Press, 1997. First Edition, First Printing.
Octavo (8 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches; 220 x 140 mm), 194,  pages, red quarter cloth over black boards, titles in gilt to spine, in an unclipped, illustrated dust jacket (hard cover).
INSCRIBED by David Mamet on the title page. A review copy with publisher's letter laid in. David Mamet's novel based on a true event: the 1914 trial and lynching of a Jewish factory owner who was wrongfully accused of the rape and murder of a Southern girl. Mamet explores the interior world of the factory owner and invokes the haunting fear of anyone who could be wrongfully accused and victimized by the legal system.
CONDITION: Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket that has a bit of scuffing to the lower panel. Item #1707