Very Good / Very Good. Item #9966
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1957. Stated First Edition. Bookplate signed by the author loosely laid in at front. Octavo; [vi], 370pp. Illustrated dust jacket with $4.75 price intact; book in green cloth with bronze and red lettering to spine. Jacket rubbed along edges and spine ends, with a couple small closed tears at top back folds. Jacket interior foxed and toned. Boards are square with rubbing at corners and nudging to spine ends. Flap-width toning at tops of front and back pastedowns, else pages clean and unmarked. Binding is sound.
Author's first novel.