Notes: A novel; the fictional autobiography of the abstract painter Rabo Karabekian. 300 pages.
Edition + Condition: Two copies in a custom black cloth clamshell box. This group includes:
1) the uncorrected proof in red wrappers, signed on a pre-publication bookplate mounted to the inside front cover. Near fine;
2) a first edition signed on the title page. The copy has somewhat grubby boards (more obvious in the pics) and a near fine jacket.
The book title is misprinted "Blackbeard" on the box's spine label.
Publication: New York: Delacorte Press, 1987.
Item No: #307052