First edition of Davis' heralded postmodern analysis of Los Angeles urbanism. Photographs by Robert Morrow. London/New York: Verso, 1990. First printing (no additional printings noted on copyright page). Octavo, 9-1/2 x 6-3/8 in.ix, 462pp., with index. Black textured-paper boards; silver spine titles; dust jacket. Light bumping to spine ends and corners. Some small splits to the paper; board just showing through at bottom front tip. Unclipped (unpriced) jacket with mild crumpling to spine ends and tips. Very good in a near fine jacket.