Edition: First printing.
New York Norton, (1997.) dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's first novel, set in Boston in 1965, where the body of a murdered priest is found on a snow-covered runway and narcotics detective Manny Manning is searching for the source of a deadly heroin that has hit the streets - and of a new drug called 'acid.' The author, a native of Boston and a federal prosecutor, wrote his second book, the National Book award nominee ,'The Big If' ,under his own name. ISBN: 0-393-03998.
Condition: Near fine in fine dust jacket. (prev owner's address sticker on front free endpaper.)