New York; (1996): W.W. Norton. First Edition. Octavo. Item #031481
208 pages, 7th printing, signed by the author. 208 pages. Every weekend, in the basements and parking lots of bars across the country, young men with good white collar jobs and absent fathers take off their shoes and shirts and fight each other bare handed just a long as they have to. Then they go back to those jobs with blackened eyes and loosened teeth and the sense that they can handle anything. There are only three rules: "Don't talk about fight club, don't talk about fight club, and Don't talk about fight club. A fine bright coy bound in 1/4 black paper over gold paper covered boards, spine lettering gilt, in a fine unclipped dust jacket.