London: Faber & Faber, 1971. First UK Edition. Octavo (22cm). Dun cloth boards, lettered in gilt; 200pp. Presentation inscription from Dugan to his mother-in-law, Bernarda Bryson Shahn, on front endpaper, dated 1971. Fine copy in lightly aged dustwrapper. From the library of Ben and Bernarda Bryson Shahn, with estate label tipped on to front pastedown.
The first collected edition of Dugan's work. Dugan's first book, published in 1962, won both the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize that year. Dugan was the husband of the Shahns' oldest daughter, Judith Shahn.