New York, NY: Harmony Books, 1985. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). Very good condition / Very good- condition (DJ). Item #019534
xvi, 479 pages of text. Hardcover binding with minor creasing to the spine and minor shelfwear. The unclipped dustjacket is sunned, scuffed and creased on the spine, with other minor shelfwear; protected in archival mylar. The first few pages have minor creases from a paper clip. Signed and inscribed on the front endpaper "For Milt [name withheld] with memory of a shared Joy of Talking [signed] Charles Van Doren". Includes a review letter from the publicity director. The text is clean and unmarked. Stated: First edition.