Requiem for a Dream, Hubert Selby, Jr.
First edition, first printing of Selby's harrowing fourth novel and basis for Darren Aronofsky's critically acclaimed eponymous film.
New York: Playboy Press, 1978. Publisher's quarter burgundy cloth over red paper boards, stamped in gilt; pp. (viii), 279. An about fine copy in a near fine, unclipped dust jacket. Binding remains tight, sturdy and square. Very minor rub to edge of text block, spine tips lightly softened. The dust jacket shows traces of shelfwear and rubbing, protected in archival mylar. A very nice copy.