First Edition. Very Good / Very Good. Item #4585
New York: Atheneum, 1975. First Edition. Signed by the author on the half-title page without inscription but dated "1996." Printed green and blue dust jacket with original $7.95 price; book in black boards with spine in gilt and blind-stamped on front cover. Dust jacket rubbed and lightly worn along edges and at corners with slight nudging at spine ends and toning along edges. Book similarly nudged with fading to cloth along top and bottom edges. Wear at corners, and bottom front corner is lightly frayed. Front hinge opens easily but binding holding soundly. Small previous owner signature at top gutter corner of front free endpaper. Interior otherwise unmarked.