[No-place: no-publisher], 1986. First edition. Advance draft preceding publication of the book by two years. INSCRIBED BY EVERSON ON TITLE PAGE, "Specially inscribed for John Knight/ who helped mightily in expditing [sic] this project/ Bill Everson/ July 21, 1986/ Kingfisher Flat." 8.5 x 11" photocopy of the typescript draft, perfect-bound in plain dark brown limp-leatherette covers with plain black cloth-tape spine. 280 pages, printed on rectos only. The copier has picked up the occasional marginal notation or mark but there don't appear to be any hand-corrections to the text. Page 81 askew when copied cutting off bottom right. Otherwise, fine.