New York: Delacorte Press / Seymour Lawrence, 1978. First edition. Hardcover. 178pp. Octavo [21.5 cm] Tan cloth covered boards with a gilt stamped title on the spine, and the author's name stamped in gilt on the front cover. Very good. The bottom edges of the covers and text block are heavily foxed. Spine ends gently bumped. The endsheets are subtly darkened. The jacket is slightly creased and yellowed. There is a one inch long closed tear in the top edge of the front panel. The spine is subtly faded. There is minor soiling on the rear panel. Item #28639
Yates's first novel, Revolutionary Road, was a finalist for the National Book Award in 1962.