Edition: First printing.
New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1977. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Hoffman's striking and original first novel - the story of one of "the girls in mascara and leather and silence" who are the "property of" the Orphans gang - and of a gang-leader's notions of honor, and of drugs. SIGNED on the title page. 248 pp. ISBN: 0-374-238286.
Condition: Very near fine in a very near fine dustjacket - an attractive tight copy, in a variant dustjacket with white lettering on the spine - uncommon in this condition and especially with the author's signature.