New York: Harper & Row, 1970. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Item #123985
Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket. First state, jacket with a "I" instead of a period mark at the end of the first paragraph on the front flap; price is unclipped. Stated First Edition in first state dustjacket with exclamation point (! ) at end of first paragraph on front flap. Octavo (8.5" x 5.75") ; [viii], 422p. Illustrated dustjacket with original $7.95 price, 0270 code, and aforementioned exclamation point. Book in green cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering. Jacket shows a couple small tears to top front at corner and spine with a light crease between them, along with a couple other small tears along top, scuffs along hinges, and a patch of dampstaining visible on interior but not from outside apart from some faint rippling. Boards are square with light bumping to corners and spine ends and some fading/spotting to spine. 3.25" waterspot out from spine on top page edges just visible along top margin of first dozen or so pages, with the rest with some light rippling. Binding is sound and pages unmarked. ; 9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches; 120 pages.