Chicago: Henry Regnery Company, 1954.
First Edition. Hardcover. 9 1/2" X 6 1/2". xv, 413pp. Moderate to heavy wear to unclipped dust jacket designed by Ed Bedno, with open tears to edges and extremities, 1/2" X 3 1/2" tear to upper edge of rear panel, tape to bottom edge of front and rear panel and pastedowns, and foxing, dust soiling, and scattered rubbing. Tan cloth over boards, with spine lettered inblack. Mild edgewear and gentle bumping to extremities of binding. Light dust soiling to edges of text block. Binding is firm and sound. Pages are clean and unmarked. A solid first printing of this defense of Senator Joseph McCarthy by conservative intellectual William F. Buckley, Jr. and his brother-in-law, conservative activist L. Brent Bozell. Very good / good. Item #4329