New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1949. First Edition. Near fine in a very good dust jacket. Presentation copy; inscribed by the author to his publisher at Knopf, “To Nat [Zecher] - Sometimes I think you’re a tougher boss than all my others. But if you keep pushing I could grow to like it. Sincerely, Harold.” With another copy of the first edition in the publisher’s presentation binding of 3/4 blue morocco; minor wear; a later typed letter to Zecher from Robbins is laid in.