St Patrick's Day, New York City. Everyone is celebrating but everyone is in for the shock of his life. Born into the heat and hatred of the Northern Ireland conflict, IRA man Brian Flynn has masterminded a brilliant terrorist act - the seizure of Saint Patrick's Cathedral. Among his hostages: the woman Brian Flynn once loved, a former terrorist ...Read MoreSt Patrick's Day, New York City. Everyone is celebrating but everyone is in for the shock of his life. Born into the heat and hatred of the Northern Ireland conflict, IRA man Brian Flynn has masterminded a brilliant terrorist act - the seizure of Saint Patrick's Cathedral. Among his hostages: the woman Brian Flynn once loved, a former terrorist turned peace activist. Among his enemies: an Irish-American police lieutenant fighting against a traitor inside his own ranks and a shadowy British intelligence officer pursuing his own cynical, bloody plan. The cops face a booby-trapped, perfectly laid out killing zone inside the church. The hostages face death. Flynn faces his own demons, in an electrifying duel of nerves, honor and betrayal...Read Less
Good. VG+/NF-. 1st edition, 1st printing. Book has bumped board edges, mild spine crease, abrasion on front fep and heavy remainder spray on bottom edges. Jacket has chipping at bottom of faded spine, small abrasion on front panel and several short edge tears. We offer a LIFETIME GUARANTEE. Contact us for details.
Very Good in Acceptable jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Signed by Author Hard Cover. Very Good/Acceptable. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Sound and square in worn dustjacket, slight slant, some edgewear and soiling. SIGNED by author on title page (name only). bx38.
Very good. F-/NF-. 1st edition, 1st printing. Book has light foxing on page edges, sticker shadow on front fep and remainder spray on bottom edges. Jacket has small hole near bottom of spine, lightly soiled rear panel and minor edge wear. We offer a LIFETIME GUAR.
Very good. F/NF-. 1st edition, 1st printing Book has very light remainder spray on bottom edges. Jacket has chipping at spine and flap fold ends and toned spine. We offer a LIFETIME GUARANTEE. Contact us for details.
Very Good in Fine jacket. 044001140x SIGNED American first edition, first printing. Signed on the inside title page by author. Published by Delacorte Press in 1981. Stated first printing on copyright page. Jacket is in Very Good + condition. Top spine area of jacket has a small 1/4 inch tear and a little wrinkle. Light soiling to back of (white) jacket. Jacket is NOT price clipped. Covers are clean and bright. Edges are sharp. No tears or creases. The book itself is in Near Fine condition with no bumps or marks. The binding is straight and tight. Publisher top stain on bottom of pages. NO remainder mark. Oversize and heavy items may require additional postage.; Signed by Author.
N/A. Very Good in Very Good jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Signed by Author Moderate wear to jacket extremities with a repaired 1 1/2" tear on top right corner of front panel with creasing around tear and 1/2" tear on bottom edge of same with creasing around that area.
First edition. Fine in near fine clipped dustwrapper with some edgewear to the extremities. Non-authorial, contemporary gift inscription on the half title. Signed by the author. Although not marked in any way, this copy is from the distinguished modern first edition collection of Bruce Kahn.
Grand Central Publishing
Large type / large print.
The book was 433 pages long. However, if you removed the "fall asleep" pages (repeating; pages that had nothing to do with the meat of the story) it would go down to about 200 pages and would have been much easier to read. By the way I know about St. Patrickls Cathedral having sung there for 10 years.
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