Copyright page has full number line "P 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1", with 1980 on bottom of title page. Boards are blue with gold lettering on a black cloth spine. Back of dust jacket has a single review by James Dickey, and a blurb about how two of the author's other books became movies - The Water Is Wide became Conrack, and The Great Santini became The Ace. The blurb also states that The Lords of Discipline will soon appear as a major motion picture. The back dust jacket flap has a photo of the author above a brief bio.
Picture of the 1980 first edition dust jacket for The Lords of Discipline.
Picture of the first edition copyright page for The Lords of Discipline.
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Picture of the back dust jacket for the first edition of The Lords of Discipline.
Picture of the first edition Houghton Mifflin Company boards for The Lords of Discipline.
Picture of the back dust jacket flap for the first edition of The Lords of Discipline.
Picture of the first edition title page for The Lords of Discipline.
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