The first edition of this must-have book was published by Random House in 1979. It was 471 pages long, and the original retail price was $12.95. First edition criteria are: First Edition is stated below Random House number line "24689753". Board are white with black cloth spine. Author's initials on front of boards in gold. Spine lettering is also gold. Dust jacket has photo of author on the back with photo credit on the bottom left, and ISBN on the bottom right. No reviews on dust jacket.
Picture of the 1979 first edition dust jacket for Suttree.
Picture of the first edition copyright page for Suttree.
Picture of dust jacket where original $12.95 price is found for Suttree.
Picture of the back dust jacket for the first edition of Suttree.
Picture of the first edition Random House boards for Suttree.
Picture of the back dust jacket flap for the first edition of Suttree.
Picture of the first edition title page for Suttree.
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