PULLMAN,PHILIP. SUBTLE KNIFE. NY: Alfred A. Knopf (1997 1-10 code). 8vo (6 x 8 1/2"), 1/4 cloth and boards, AS NEW IN AS NEW DUST WRAPPER. 1st U.S. edition. 1st printing of the second title in Pullman's Dark materials trilogy, the sequel to the Golden Compass. Mounted on the half title is Pullman's personal bookplate with his name printed on it, SIGNED BY HIM.