New York: Simon and Schuster, (1999). 0684811545. Signed by the author on title page. First edition. 479 large 8vo. Yellow paper covered boards. Beige spine stamped in silver. Fine condition. / Jacket also in fine condition. Item #275
In a novel that moves with extraordinary fluidity and grace between two diametrically opposed worlds - the timeless "traditional" world of Native American peoples and the elaborate, stylized world of European and American upper-class culture at its glittering, falsely glamorous zenith before the First World War - Leslie Marmon Silko, the author of such highly praised works of fiction as Ceremony and Almanac of the Dead, has written what Larry McCurtry, the Pulitzer Prize - winning author of Lonesome Dove, calls "a little masterpiecel"