Second Printing. Very Good / Very Good. Item #5273
Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1966. Second Printing. Octavo. 203 pages.Signed by author to William Safire on front free endpaper with inscription, "October, 1976 / To Bill Safire - / wordsmith extraordinaire! / Walter W. Heller."
Unclipped dust jacket is rubbed, faded at spine, and lightly chipped at spine ends and corners. Red boards are stamped in black to spine and show only light shelfwear to corners and spine ends. Binding is sound. Some pencil marks in the form of bracketing certain sentences or paragraphs to a handful of pages.