New York: The Macmillan Company, 1944. Fifth printing. Hardcover. SIGNED. 196pp. Octavo [21 cm] Blue cloth covered boards with a white ink stamped title on the spine. Very good. The spine is rolled, and the edges of the spine and covers are mildly rubbed and bumped. The top and bottom fore edge corners of the front free endsheet are lightly damp stained. Faint rippling to the bottom edges of the rear flyleaf and free endsheet. Tanned pages. The book is sturdy. The dust jacket is in good condition, with large areas of light damp staining. Also a bit rubbed and creased. The edges have multiple small closed tears and small losses. The largest loss is from the paper at the head of the spine, and measures 1 and 1/2 inches wide by 1 inch deep. The longest closed tear is 1 inch long. Item #34720
Inscribed by the author on the front free endsheet.