Lakewood, CO: Centipede Press, 2020. Ricardo Martinez, Alessandro Boni. Limited Edition First Thus. Hardcover. Octavo, 5.75 x 9 in, pp. 343 (Falling Angel), 484 (Angel's Inferno). Limited Edition Boxed Set, #310/500. Black cloth boards with embossed artwork in blind; metallic red titles to spines. Dramatic red and black artwork on endpapers, with red ribbons. Black cloth slipcase with red head and tail, cream titles with artwork to spine. Dust jackets in archival plastic. Each signed on special flyleaf page by the artist(s) and Janie Camp Hjortsberg, the author's widow, with fascimile signature of the author (1941-2017), and "signatures" from the book's fictional characters. Fine/Fine Dustjackets/Fine Slipcase. Item #85458
"Falling Angel" includes novel (p. 9-307), "Alessandro Boni Artwork Gallery" (316-326), "Afterward" by William Hjortsberg (327-334), "Letter from Stephen King" (335-336), "Gatz" by Thomas McGuane (337-340), and "Remembering Gatz" by Russell Chatham. Signed by artists Ricardo Martinez and Alessandro Boni, Janie Camp Hjortsberg, with fascimile signature of author.
"Angel's Inferno" includes novel (p. 11-478), "A Writer Until the End" by Janie Camp Hjortsberg (479-487), and "Afterlife" (unpaginated), a one-page poem by William Hjortsberg. Signed by Ricardo Martinez, Janie Camp Hjortsberg, with fascimile signature of author.