CATSKILL CRAFTS: Artisans of the Catskill Mountains.
Edition: First printing.
New York: Crown, (1988.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Her first work of non-fiction, preceding her Pulitzer prize winning novel "A Thousand Acres" - "An affectionate, intimate group portrait -- illustrated with nearly fifty photographs -- of fifteen craftsmen and -women and the Catskill Mountains towns where their arts are flourishing." Included among the artisans are a quilter, a Haitian potter, a flytier, a weaver, a glass maker and others. Illustrated throughout with numerous black-and-white photographs, as well as 8 pages in color SIGNED by Smiley on the title page. 174 pp. Decorative endpapers, slightly oversized. ISBN: 0-517567008.
Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket (remainder line.)