Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1993. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. 6 1/4 X 9 1/2 Inches. 435 PP. Near Fine / Near Fine. Item #4752
Stated "First Edition" with complete number line to the "1" on the copyright page. Original price of $21.95 intact on front flap. Signed by Patterson bookplate affixed to title-page. The important first detective novel featuring Alex Cross. Cross was famously portrayed by Morgan Freeman in the 2001 film of the same name. Hint of rubbing to top gutter. A very attractive copy overall.