First edition, first printing of McCarthy's third novel in a rare unclipped dust jacket. New York: Random House, 1973. A near fine copy in a good or slightly better, unclipped dust jacket. Binding is tight and sturdy, a couple faint indentations to front board, small spot to top edge of text block, internally clean. Jacket shows some shelfwear with several closed tears and a few creases, remaining bright and vivid, toning to flaps protected in archival mylar.