First EditionMCCARTHY, Cormac. The Crossing. New York: Knopf, 1994. First Edition signed on front free endpaper, under the words “One Thousand Copies of This Signed First Edition of The Crossing Have Been Especially Prepared For Friends of The Author and Publisher.” Octavo. Publisher’s original black boards with silver titles to spine and “C.M.” to cover. In original dust jacket. 426 pages. The second volume of McCarthy's Border Trilogy-- an 11-week PW bestseller -- follows two teenage boys across the American Southwest and Mexico in the years before World War II. Tiny bump to right upper corner. Binding tight and pages clean. In near fine condition.