First Edition. Hardcover. Good / Very Good. Item #000237
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1946. Stated First Edition. SIGNED by the author with brief inscription on front free endpaper, dated in publication year. Octavo (8.25" x 5.75"); x, 304p. Photo-illustrated dustjacket over blue cloth with red and gilt titling. Price-clipped dustjacket chipped at spine ends with a few smaller chips and tears along edges and some scuffs to face. Boards bumped at corners with a few light scuffs. Top 1.5" of front free endpaper cleanly cut out to remove name of dedicatee. Pages otherwise a bit toned but unmarked. Binding is sound.