New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1993. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine / Fine. Item #20409 .
8vo. 327,(1)pp. Black cloth spine, silver title; white paper over boards, silver title on upper board. Trace of aging on the edges else a fine copy. Translated form the Japanese by Alfred Birnbaum and Jay Rubin.
Inscribed by the author "To Karen" in the year of publication