Hardcover. New York, Alfred A. Knopf, 1st, 1997, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, Signed by author. 413 pp. The third and final novel in the author's autobiographical "Gay Trilogy". The preceding titles are "A Boy's Own Story" and "The Beautiful Room is Empty". The author's poignant autobiography looks at the effect of the AIDS epidemic on the gay community in the latter part of the XX century. Red paper covered boards with silver gilt lettering. Slight staining, otherwise tight, clean copy. Pictorial dust jacket with some wear.