Didion, Joan. New York: Simon & Schuster (1992). First Edition. Cloth spine with silver lettering. 319 pp. Price-clipped dust jacket. A clean, attractive copy. “The observant author of Slouching Towards Bethlehem and The White Album presents insightful essays that discern the social and political importance behind the day’s most lurid news.” Book: Fine. Dust Jacket: Very Good.