New York: Mcdowell, Obolensky, 1959. First Edition. First Printing. Octavo (21cm); sea green cloth titled in silver on the spine; dustjacket; 305pp. Faint offsetting from the dustjacket onto the spine; Near Fine. The dustjacket is unclipped (priced $3.95) with small nicks and short tears mostly to the upper edges and crown; small chip to the upper rear panel; light foxing and sunning to spine; Very Good+.
Third collection of short stories from the Pulitzer Prize winning author. Includes "Venus, Cupid, folly and time" the first prize story in the 1959 O. Henry Memorial Awards first published in the Kenyon Review.