THE BEST AMERICAN MYSTERY STORIES 2005.
Edition: First printing, a trade paperback, issued simultaneously with hardcover.
New York & Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2005. SIGNED first edition - Includes stories by: George V. Higgins, Stuart M. Kaminsky, Daniel Handler, Laura Lippman, Dennis Lehane, Louise Erdrich, Edward P. Jones, Kent Nelson, Scott Turow and more. SIGNED by two authors at their stories: Dennis Lehane at "Until Gwen" and Scott Turow at "Loyalty." Introduction by Oates, notes on contributors, list of other distinguished storie of the year. xviii, 324 pp. ISBN: 0-618517456.
Condition: Near fine in illustrated wrappers.