Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1953. First Edition. Octavo; VG/Fair-; tan spine with blue and brown text; jacket has significant wear, with age toning, spotting, rubbing, open tears at spine head and tail and at flap hinges, flap hinges starting to separate but still intact, price clipped on front flap, has protective mylar cover to prevent further damage; boards are strong, spine slightly cocked, some spotting and sunning; textblock has age toning, small ex libris sticker on front pastedown, name written on front endpaper, otherwise clean; pp 317.
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New York: The Viking Press, 1956. First Edition. Octavo, 306 pages, G+/G; olive green pictorial DJ, white/red/maroon lettering: heavy wear to DJ, closed tears and chipping to edges of covers, rubbing and age-toning visible to back cover, moderate foxing to edges of flaps, "$3.95" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; quarter-bound, light orange cloth spine, matte black paper boards, black lettering: mild fading to edges of boards; boards somewhat shaken/cocked, light vertical crease down middle of spine, binding sturdy; red top faded, age-toning to fore- and bottom-edges; mild age-toning to interior (mostly to margins), text clear and legible; shelved in Sports.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1952. first. 12mo; G/G-; Tan spine with red text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and age toned with sunned spine, brown staining on rear, price clipped; Boards are age toned with slightly bumped corners; Text block is age toned with deckled fore edge and foxing on exterior fore & tail edges; Stamp in black in on rear end paper; pp 143.
New York: The Viking Press, 1956. First Edition. Octavo; pp 306; G-/Poor; green pictorial spine with red text; no jacket; dust jacket shows heavy wear with soiling to exterior; noticeable chips to edges; price clipped front flap; some foxing to flaps, condition noted; cloth has some discoloration due to sunning to exterior; mild rubbing to corners; strong boards; text block has slightly age toned exterior edges; offset toning to pp 306, and to endpapers; lightly toned interior;.