First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good / Very Good. Item #5172
New York: Basic Books, 1983. First Edition with complete number line. Signed by the author on front free endpaper to writer and columnist William Safire with inscription "For Bill Safire, dear friend and comrade in arms. As ever, Irving."
Octavo; 336pp. Pictorial dust jacket has original $19.95 price. Navy cloth binding with lettering stamped in gold on spine. Dust jacket has only minor rubbing and light edgewear. Spine is toned. Sunning to cloth binding runs along bottom edge, less than .25 inch wide. Binding is sound. Pages are clean and unmarked. No tears.