McCarthy, Cormac -- The Crossing [Book]
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1994. First Edition. 426pp. Hardcover: NEAR FINE. Dust Wrapper: NEAR FINE. Crisp leaves, absent markings. Bump to corner of front board. Wrapper is almost flawless, minor shelf wear. SIGNED by the author on the free end paper.
The second volume of McCarthy's "Border Trilogy" and is a "coming of age" novel. The major character, Bill Parham, encounters corruption and brutality, tenderness and empathy -- all of which he comes to see as the "tale of life".