New York: Harper & Brothers, 1957.
First Edition. Hardcover. 8 3/8" X 5 3/4". 307pp. True First Edition, First Printing with statement and code B-G on copyright page and price of $3.50 to front flap. Rather heavy edgewear to dust jacket, with chipping at extremities and open tears to spine. Dust soiling to rear panel of dust jacket and inked marks to spine and front flap. Green cloth over boards with spine backed in dark blue cloth. Mild edgewear to binding. Crease to spine. Front hinge a touch tender. Binding is sound. Pages are clean and unmarked. A solid first printing copy of John Cheever's first novel. Good + / fair. Item #2713