DeMarinis, Rick THE MORTICIAN'S APPRENTICE
New York/London: W.W. Norton & Company, (1994). 0393036626 / 9780393036626 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. A whisper of fading at the extremities, else fine, in silver-lettered black cloth shelfback over textured green boards; in a fine, if faintly age-toned, illustrated dust jacket. Jacket by Honi Werner.
"A powerful mixture of nostalgia and anger, of bebop, tequila, and testosterone. No one writes about being young and male in America with more energy and fierce intelligence than Rick DeMarinis."--Gary Krist. "A true work of art."--Joseph Skvorecky.