Garden State

Boston: Back Bay Books, 1997. Collection of three original printer's proofs for the first Back Bay edition in 1997, preceded by the first edition published by Pushcart Press in 1992. One cover design dated 2/27/97, the other dated 3/4/97. All designs with holograph ink and pencil annotations regarding cropping.

The author's first book, a coming-of-age novel following a group of friends in suburban New Jersey.

Two proofs 13.5 x 10.5 inches, one approximately 5.5 x 8.5 inches. Generally Very Good plus overall.

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