Very Good / Very Good. Item #9591
New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1955. Limited Edition signed by the illustrator and numbered 969 of 1500 copies on colophon at back. Octavo; 261pp. Original glassine dust jacket over illustrated blue paper-covered boards with darker, gilt-lettered blue cloth backing. Blue-speckled page edges. Housed in blue paper-covered slipcase. Glassine jacket shows a couple small chips at top back and a crease to back panel, but is crisp and very lightly shelfworn otherwise. Boards are sturdy and square. Binding is sound and pages unmarked. Slipcase a bit faded along edges, but sturdy and solid with no splits.