Very Good / Very Good. Item #5505
San Francisco: ICS Press, 1987. First Edition. Signed by the author to columnist William Safire with inscription "To Bill Safire -- Here is an arguement [sic] that swims up stream from Conventional Wisdom. I hope you are intrigued -- Regards, Malcolm, May 1988."
Octavo; 220pp. Illustrated dust jacket with original $16.95 price intact; book in black cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering to spine. Jacket bumped at head of spine and lightly at corners, but with no chips or tears. Boards sturdy and square. Binding is sound and pages unmarked.