New York: Delacorte, 1981. 1st Edition. Hardcover. FIRST EDITION. No markings. Gentle spine lean. Slight raised ridge down length of spine. A slight ripple to gutter of approximately last 20 pages. Dustjacket very good. Light sunning to spine, light scuffing to jacket. Dime-sized taped repair to bottom spine. A couple of very tiny chips to jacket edges mainly to spine edges and front upper fold. Narrow 2" diagonal fold to upper front flap. Original price. Jacket design of alley sided by tall brick buildings by Paul Bacon. Gilt debossed lettering to black cloth spine of goldenrod boards. 276 pp. Clean, tight, bright. VERY GOOD PLUS in Very Good Dustjacket. Item #69474
"An unforgettable novel of truly striking power and artistry, Brick Alley is the rich, engrossing story of a small town in western Pennsylvania in 1960," (front flap). SCARCE.