New York: Scribner's, 1950.
First edition, one of 375 copies. Printed by the Anthoensen Press. ix, 450; (vi), 451-889, (3) pp. 2 vols. 8vo. Blue cloth. Fine in original glassine and slipcase Item #58846
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