The first edition of this recent Don DeLillo book was published by Scribner in 2011. It was 211 pages long, and the original retail price was $24.00. The first edition identification criteria are as follows: Copyright page states First Scribner hardcover edition 2011 with full number line 1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2. Boards are light blue with silver lettering on a dark blue cloth spine. Dust jacket has four blurbs of praise by Malcolm Jones, Michiko Kakutani, Vince Passaro, and Steven E. Alford.
Picture of the 2011 first edition dust jacket for The Angel Esmeralda.
Picture of the first edition copyright page for The Angel Esmeralda.
Picture of dust jacket where original $24.00 price is found for The Angel Esmeralda.
Picture of the back dust jacket for the first edition of The Angel Esmeralda.
Picture of the first edition Scribner boards for The Angel Esmeralda.
Picture of the back dust jacket flap for the first edition of The Angel Esmeralda.
Picture of the first edition title page for The Angel Esmeralda.
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