TriQuarterly 40 Fall 1977
Evanston, IL: Northwestern University, 1977. First Edition. 8vo. Rubbing to covers, edge and corner wear, a crease to bottom front corner of cover, and some moderate soiling to page edges. Binding firm, pages unmarked throughout. (Item ID: 68)
The Ongoing American Fiction issue. A very early (and as far as I'm able to ascertain, the first) appearance of Pultizer-winner Jane Smiley. Also included: Joyce Carol Oates, Paul Theroux, Cynthia Ozick, and an early story by Russell Banks, among many other.