New York: Rinehart and Company, 1954. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good / Very Good. Item #4161
New York: Rinehart and Company, 1954. First Edition with encircled R logo on copyright. Illustrated dustjacket with original $3.00 price; book in red paper- and black cloth-covered boards. Jacket chipped at spine ends with a few small tears along edges, darkening to spine, and some general scuffs and smudges. Spine cocked with a few creases to cloth. Boards rubbed and faded along edges. Bookplate of Bert and Trudy Cowan on front free endpaper. Pages toned but unmarked. Binding is sound. Not an ex-library copy. The last of March's major works before his death, nominated for a National Book Award and basis for a 1954 play, and Academy Award-nominated film, and two television adaptations.