|Publisher||Ticknor & Fields|
Ticknor & Fields, 1988. FIRST EDITION, first printing 10-1 numberline. .75 Brown cloth with gold cloth and gold gilt lettering on spine. Very good condition. Original illustrated dust jacket, not price clipped, closed edge tears. Colored ffeps. Pulitzer Prize winner Jimmy Breslin returns to the body-punching style of his classic "The Gang that Couldn't Shoot Straight" in this hilarious 'fable' of a Big Apple that Lemuel Gulliver never got around to visiting. Following racial violence on Howard Beach, Baby Rock and Disco Girl learn that in New York violence is good for business. 275 pages.