New York: Harcourt Brace, 1945. First. hardcover. Illustrated by the Author and Don Freeman. Thin 8vo, d.w. N.Y.: Harcourt Brace, (1945). First Edition. fine / near fine.
Presentation copy "For Lewis and Ruth (Gannett) All Best Wishes Jim/ James Thurber". The presentation is contemporary, as Thurber's handwriting is legible. There is a flattened crease on the flyleaf.