Hardcover is firm and hinges are not cracked or damaged. Pages are tight and clean. Boards have light shelfwear and rubbing to edges. DJ protected with mylar and not clipped. Retired library edition with usual distinctions. Pocket removed. 241 pages. HardCover Binding. Year: 1978. ISBN: 0877951950. Returns to the violent shadow world of 'The Mole.' Josey Swann, a burnt-out case at 27, his mind numbed by too much death and, it is whispered by some, certifiably mad, is assigned to look into a case of intra-Company dirty work, involving a slippery old-school CIA chief.