"First Edition" is stated on the copyright page. Boards are black cloth with gold lettering on spine. An unspecified number of copies have the authorís signature on a tipped in page.
Two "limited editions" were published at the same time by B.E. Trice Publishing. One is a limited edition of 75 deluxe copies, signed by the author on a tipped in numbered page. It is three Quarter leather-bound, and was issued in a slipcase. The other is a limited edition of 325 signed and numbered limited edition copies. It is quarter brown leather with white green and brown marbled boards, and housed in a red slipcase.
Picture of the 2005 first edition dust jacket for No Country for Old Men.
Picture of the first edition copyright page for No Country for Old Men.
Picture of dust jacket where original $24.95 price is found for No Country for Old Men.
Picture of the back dust jacket for the first edition of No Country for Old Men.
Picture of the first edition Alfred A. Knopf boards for No Country for Old Men.
Picture of the back dust jacket flap for the first edition of No Country for Old Men.
This is the signature page from one of the limited editions published by B.E. Trice Publishing.
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