First Edition. There is water damage on the back of the dust jacket, both inside and outside, the pages are clean, there is a small amount of water damage showing on the back cover of the book. It appears that this book has never been read.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1973. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. 8vo. Black cloth. 226pp. Dust jacket has no chips or tears. Not price-clipped. Bookseller Inventory # 012689
Book Description Knopf, 1973. Book Condition: GOOD. book was well loved but cared for. Possible ex-library copy with all the usual markings and stickers. Some light textual notes, highlighting and underling. Bookseller Inventory # 2781272719
Book Description Knopf, 1973. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good+. 1st Edition. First Edition, First Printing of this notably affecting (but also, of course, weird and sardonic) Harry Crews novel in which a Florida auto seat cover entrepreneur, bored by life despite being surrounded by a Crewsian cast of misfits, befriends a hawk. Source book for a film of the same title with a superb performance by Paul Giamatti. Black cloth, 226 pages. Appears unread but has a remainder mark ( a stamped H) on the front endpaper. The dust jacket is bright, entirely free of fading, but has a tear at the top edge of the front cover. Bookseller Inventory # 010496
Book Description Knopf, New York, 1973. Hard Cover. Book Condition: New Fine-. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine-. 1st Edition/1st Printing. SIGNED by author on a bookplate affixed to half-title page (signature only). DJ lightly rubbed with light shelf edge wear. Tiny chip on bottom DJ spine. $5.95 price present on DJ flap; mylar protected. Laid-in is Philadelphia Inquirer obituary for Crews. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 002455
Book Description Alfred A.Knopf, New York:, 1973. hardcover. Book Condition: fine copy in fine dust jacket. First Edition. black cloth w/ title blindstamped on front, silver/gilt lettering on spine; top edge lime, fore edge untrimmed; 226 pgs; illus dust jacket w/ $5.95 on front flap, author photo by Charne at back. jacket design by Paul Bacon. Bookseller Inventory # 1445
Book Description Knopf, 1973. Hardcover. Book Condition: good. 1st. 0394483057. Bookseller Inventory # 715468
Book Description A. A. Knopf, NY, 1973. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good tight binding. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. Hardcover; No marks or writing, clean; All serious buyers are welcomed to make a reasonable BEST OFFER; Member of FL ABA. Bookseller Inventory # 1280
Book Description Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1973. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First Edition; First Printing. A handsome copy of the first edition/first printing in Fine condition in Near Fine, price-clipped dust-jacket, SIGNED by author Harry Crews on the title page; The Hawk Is Dying is Harry Crews drama about George Gattling, who, contrary to his family's expectations, becomes involved with a young graduate student who is searching for a red-tailed hawk. Basis for the major motion picture starring Paul Giamatti, Sarah Polley, and Michael Pitt; Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 11434
Book Description Knopf, 1973. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Light wear and discoloration to dust jacket with $5.95 price intact; previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown; o/w VG+/VG+; signed bookplate by Harry Crews laid in. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # ABE-1001242047
Book Description Morrow, New York, 1971. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. From the library of author Michael Hargraves; friend, and author of ""Harry Crews A Bibliography". Signed and inscribed on the front free end paper by Crews: "Dear Michael-- Good and dear friend--All good things in your life". Book has light toning to the page ends, else fine. BroDart protected jacket is without faults; bright and clean. First edition / printing. Ships in bubble wrap in box. Inscribed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # PC 94-8