Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc, 1946. First Edition. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Near fine condition / Very good+ condition (DJ). Item #019621
272 pages of text including an index. Hardcover binding in almost new condition. The price-clipped dustjacket has minor shelfwear and rubbing; protected in archival mylar. A tiny glue overage from the binding process stuck to the top edge of the first few pages, causing a small scuff when removed. There was some pencil notations on the front endpaper which have been erased but a ghost remains. The text is clean and unmarked. Introduction by Lucius Beebe. Illustrated with color illustrations by Guy Huze and line drawings by William F.M. Kay. Includes a printed mail-order advertisement for the book from a California bookstore. First edition.