New York: William Sloane Associates , 1952. First edition. Hardcover. 270 pp. Bound in brown cloth with gold lettering on the spine. Price of $3.75 on front jacket flap. Decorations by Rudolf Freund. First printing of the first edition. Signed by the author on blank leaf preceding the half-title. Near Fine / Good. Item #00008106
A Near Fine book with light wear to the edges of the boards in a Good-only dust jacket with a large chip and associated tear to the upper left of the rear panel, a few other tiny chips, and light edge wear.