New York: Harper & Brothers, 1956. First edition. Hardcover. 279pp. Octavo [21 cm] 1/2 black cloth with light green paper covered boards. Title in silver on backstrip. Minor bruising at the spine ends. Text block nice and square. In a dust jacket, designed by Peter Burchard, with two pieces of tape covering the thin losses from the spine ends and surrounding area of the bottom front panel, and more tape to the reverse of the jacket. Very good + / good. Item #62166
A first edition of the author's first published work.