First Edition is stated above full number line "1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2". Boards are oatmeal with copper tracks on the front, and copper lettering on dark brown cloth spine. The book was published in September 1988. Back of dust jacket has three reviews for The Beet Queen, five reviews for Love Medicine (by Philip Roth, Anne Tyler, Kay Boyle, Peter Matthiessen, and Toni Morrison), and a single review for Jacklight.
Picture of the 1988 first edition dust jacket for Tracks.
Picture of the first edition copyright page for Tracks.
Picture of dust jacket where original $18.95 price is found for Tracks.
Picture of the back dust jacket for the first edition of Tracks.
Picture of the first edition Henry Holt boards for Tracks.
Picture of the back dust jacket flap for the first edition of Tracks.
Picture of the first edition title page for Tracks.
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