T H E K I L L I N G .
Edition: First printing.
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1980.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Second novel by this S a n F r a n c i s c o w r i t e r , a story of the side of San Francisco that tourists aren't shown. When union official Quinn Dunaway's adopted eleven-year old daughter is beaten and raped by the ex-con boyfriend of his drug addict sister, and the police do nothing, he goes after the rapist himself. 359 pp. ISBN: 0 -0 3- 0 4 8 3 3 6 0.
Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket (bookplate.)