Random House, 1965. 1st. 8Vo Hardcover. Good / Good. Item #72253
246pp, plus an unnumbered 'about the author' on final page. Stated first printing. An ex-library copy with 2 subtle stamps on title page and no other indications. Text is unmarked with a mild patina and nicely deckled edges. Bound in pastel red paper boards, teal cloth spine and gold gilt lettering. Boads are rubbed and edge-worn with exposed cardboard, as pictured. Binding is square and tight; hinges are fully attached. Creme jacket remains unclipped with original price of $4.95 T.O.K R.H and light wrinkles. Protected in glossy mylar, spine is sunned with some chips on top and bottom. Inner flaps are also chipped running down vertically from previous tape adhesive. Small brown dot on page 3 and tiny portion of text-block.