New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1974.

First Edition review copy of the Nobel-winning author's second book. 8vo. 215x145mm. pp. 174. Original orange cloth. Spine and upper board lettered, ruled and detailed in gold. Publisher's device to rear panel stamped blind. Top edge dyed green, as issued. Fore-edge and bottom edge kept rough. Original colour-pictorial dust-jacket designed by Wendell Minor, author's black and white photograph to rear flap by James L. McGuire. Spine slightly cocked, head and foot of spine lightly bumped. One very short closed tear to spine cap, light shelf wear to top and bottom of rear panel. Review slip tipped in. Publisher's bookplate, signed by author in black, tipped in