Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1970. First edition, 3rd printing. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). Good condition. Item #019459
xiv, 617 pages of text including and index. Hardcover binding with minor shelfwear. No dustjacket. The first 20 pages of text have minor staining to the top corner, and there is minor staining to the closed page edges as the top corner of the rear board as well as the endpapers. To the half-title page is affixed a bookplate with the embossed presidential seal, signed by Richard Nixon. It is also dedicated in a calligraphic hand "To Donald Lie Van With best wishes". There is minor smudging to the autograph but the bookplate is not soiled or stained. First edition, 3rd printing.