THE CLOSEST POSSIBLE UNION.
Edition: First printing.
New York: Ticknor & Fields, 1988. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Her second book, set on board an illegal slaving ship, disguised as a whaler, and told by the 14 year old boy sailing on it as the captain's apprentice. SIGNED on the title page. ISBN: 0-89919-6624.
Condition: Ex-library with relatively few markings (none on the title page), and overall tight and clean in a near fine unmarked dustjacket.