A DIRTY JOB
New York, N.Y. William Morrow / HarperCollinsPublishers, 2006. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth and boards. INSCRIBED by the Author "...No Kitty!" with bold signature on the title page, tall 8vo, black quarter cloth with white lettering & skull with bow on spine over gray boards, archival mylar-protected pictorial dust jacket (unclipped) with baby carriage bearing a baby girl's skull with red bow and sickle, pink endpapers with baby carriage & girl skull baby on both free endpapers, 400 pages. Very Fine / Very Fine. Item #8488
EXCEPTIONAL INSCRIBED COPY: Tight, bright, very clean in comparable dj. No previous owner or remainder marks.
Christopher Moore (born 1957) is a writer of comic fantasy, black comedy, absurdity and send-ups. Many of his books have been optioned for films. In A Dirty Job, a "beta male" named Charlie copes with the death of his wife and birth of their daughter by becoming a "death merchant" who tries to protect dead souls from evil forces in the Underworld...of course!