San Francisco: The Colt Press, 1946. Mallette Dean. Hardcover. 32pp. Octavo [22.5 cm] 1/4 green cloth with orange and black decorative paper covered boards. Deckled fore edges. Very good. The top edges of the covers are just a little bit faded. There is a former owner's bookplate on the front pastedown. There is minor offsetting from the illustration on the limitation page at the rear. With the publisher's original green paper jacket. The jacket is in good condition, with large areas of heavy fading. There is a small chip in the paper along the top edge of the front panel. The chip measures 1/4 inch wide by just under 1/4 inch deep. The paper at the head of the jacket's spine is a little chipped as well. Item #32661
Number 5 of the Colt Press Series of California Classics printed in an edition of 500 copies.