New York: Dutton, 1950. First. hardcover. 8vo, cloth, d.w. New York: Dutton, 1950. First Edition. very good(+) / near fine.
The book has some shelf wear, with fading at the extremes of the cloth spine, a tiny tear at the top of the spine and brown- staining on the end-leaves. The book is inscribed "Louis - (Auchincloss) with esteem, good wishes and a mostly friendly (?) Yours - Gore, 1952"