Near Fine / Very Good. Item #14158
New York: Random House, 1973. First Edition, stated. Octavo; publisher's two-toned cloth, red topstain, in decorative dust jacket retaining original price ($4.95); ,83pp. Minor wear to jacket extremities including tiny closed tear at bottom margin of front panel not approaching text, light wrinkling, corners gently tapped else Near Fine in Very Good jacket. Bookplate signed by the author laid in.
The author's second published work of fiction, a short bildungsroman set in his native Brooklyn on Christmas Eve.