New York: Viking, 1961. First. hardcover. 8vo, orange cloth, top stained orange d.w. (sunned on the spine). N.Y.: Viking, 1961. First Edition. near fine / very good.
Presentation copy. " I hope that - - - will tolerate my intolerable Italian-esperanto and other illiteracies ( I love words I don't know how to use!) December 18, 1961" . Moore has also written " November 16, 1961" on the copyright page, and made one correction in the Index.