In Saigon during the last stages of the Vietnam war, a small-time journalist named John Converse thinks he'll find action - and profit - by getting involved in a big-time drug deal. But back in the States, things go badly wrong for him.In Saigon during the last stages of the Vietnam war, a small-time journalist named John Converse thinks he'll find action - and profit - by getting involved in a big-time drug deal. But back in the States, things go badly wrong for him.Read Less
Good in Near Fine jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. First edition, stated first printing. Khaki linen binding, black titles, 342 pp. Stone second novel. A chase across the American landscape with a cache of heroin-a descent into the hell of idle dreams and empty refuges that characterizes a nation's painful search for meaning. Dog Soldiers won the National Book Award in 1975. Ex-library with paper/tape fragments to endpapers, ink mark and library stamp. Binding is sound, book appears unread. Good in near fine dustjacket, protected with a mylar cover.
Octavo, 342 pages. Hard cover with dust jacket. Very good/Very good. Tight binding. Age yellowing to pages, but the text is clean and unmarked. Light staining to text block. Edges of end papers are lightly tanned. Light shelf wear and fading to boards. Dust jacket is NOT price-clipped and shows light shelf wear, light age yellowing around the edges, chipping and scraping around the edges; still very good and is wrapped in a protective brodart for added protection. Stone's second book. Shelve with Hardcover Fiction. Dupont.
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