Very Good / Very Good. Item #5381
New York: Harper and Row, 1972. First Edition. Quarto. 459 pages. Signed by author to William Safire on half title page with inscription, "For Bill - / In admiration and / delight for the / excitement he has brought / to the Times world. / Top / New York, Nov 17, 1977."
Unclipped dust jacket is chipped at crown and rubbed along edges. Orange and black cloth with spine and front stamped in gilt. A bit worn at spine ends. Binding is sound.