New York: Rinehart & Company, 1949. First Edition. First Printing. Octavo; light gray cloth, titled and blocked in gilt and blue on spine; gray topstain; dustjacket; 592pp; illus. Vintage bookseller's label to rear pastedown, else Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket, price-clipped, with some trivial edgewear and a touch of sunning to spine.