Very Good / Very Good. Item #5770
New York: Random House, 1957. Stated First Printing. Octavo; 1168pp. Original first state illustrated dust jacket with 10/57 at bottom of front flap and publisher's name and address at bottom of back; book in green cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering. Jacket is price-clipped, with a 3" x 1" chip at bottom front along with a few shallow chips over spine ends and a few scuffs along folds. Boards bumped at corners and nudged at spine ends. Tape residue to front free endpaper with bookseller's stamp of Brentano's Washington D.C. location at bottom. Four dates in written on front pastedown, else pages unmarked. Book opens easily and lies flat, but binding is secure.