Good / Very Good. Item #14159
New York: William Morrow & Company, 1964. First American Edition. Octavo; publisher's cloth-backed boards in white pictorial dust jacket retaining original price ($3.95); 224pp. Ex-Tappan Library with usual markings, many redacted, throughout, jacket a bit worn at extremities, yellow spine lettering faded, spine a bit cocked, light soil to textblock fore-edge, tape shadow to front and back endpapers, else a Good or better reading copy of Drabble's first book, published when the author was a twenty-five-year-old actor with the Royal Shakespeare Company.