Very Good / Very Good. Item #5610
New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1964. Stated First Edition. Signed by the author on front free endpaper to scholar and professor Walter LaFeber with inscription "For Walter, a good man to have on our side! Clint. Ithaca, February 10, 1964." Surname attributions in pencil by an earlier bookseller.
Octavo; 372pp. Portrait dust jacket over gray cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering to spine. Price-clipped jacket rubbed along bottom edge, with bumps to corners and spine ends, a few tiny tears, and some general scuffs and smudges. Boards are square with light shelfwear and a faint roll to spine. Some underlining throughout with a pink post-it marking one dog-eared page, but all legible. Binding is sound.