Publication: Harper & Row, 1990, New York
First edition. Signed and numbered by author. Limited edition of 500, of which this copy is #481. Fine copy without dust jacket, as issued. Housed in a fine decorated slipcase, as issued. Jim Chee's friend, fellow policeman Delbert Nez, is killed, and a drunken Navajo shaman is found with the murder weapon in his hand. The shaman neither confesses to or denies the crime. Soon Leaphorn and Chee unravel a complex plot of death involving an historical find, a lost fortune ... and the mythical Coyote --- always waiting, and always hungry.
Inventory Number: 20664