Very Good / Very Good. Item #5711
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1961. First edition with code "A-2.61[H]" on copyright page. Octavo; 323 pp. Original dust jacket with black and white portrait of Wolfe on back. Blue cloth binding with lettering stamped in gold on cover and spine. Price-clipped jacket has minor edge wear with small chips to head and foot of spine and on the back top edge. Boards very lightly bowed at fore-edge, with some rubbing to cloth along edges. Previous owner's gift inscription "To Luke" on front free endpaper, else pages are clean and unmarked. Binding sound.