New York: Doubleday, 1963. First Edition. Octavo, 359 pages, G+/G; blue DJ, white and black lettering: moderate overall wear to DJ, slight vertical crease to spine, rectangle of aged-paste residue from removed sticker to spine, mild chipping to head and tail, wear to tail somewhat obscures "DOUBLEDAY" logo, blue marker to head (a likely repair attempt to disguise chipping), lettering to spine age-toned off-white; edgewear, with slight material loss to corners; mild age-toning visible to back cover and flaps, text affected yet clear and legible; light pink staining visible to fore-edge of back cover; "A.G.F.D. / $4.50" to front flap; DJ protected by mylar; quarter-bound, black faux-cloth paper spine, blue faux-leather paper boards, bright silver lettering to spine: mild overall wear to boards, age-toning/wear to text-block; evidence of removed sticker with white residue to top margin of front paste-down, rectangle of aged-paste staining with discoloration towards bottom margin of front paste-down (possibly from removal of ex-library card pocket); open tear with white residue to half-title page, small piece of tape to verso of half-title page to open tear; mild age-toning to interior, text affected yet clear and legible; INSCRIBED by de Camp to title page; shelved Front Counter.
Shelved Dupont Bookstore