Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1951. Reprint. hardcover. 146 pages, 8vo, red cloth (uneven toning on the back blank pages; back inner hinge partially separated; glue stain inside the front cover), dust wrapper (small tears and chips) in a mylar sleeve. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1951. A very good(-) copy in a very good(-) dust wrapper. very good(-) / very good(-).
Inscribed with an original, unpublished poem below Wilbur J. Abell's book plate on the front free endpaper: "Please, kind St. Peter, when handing out your labels, Reserve a specially fine one for the Abells. Thus prays one smug and comfortable guest, grateful for generous food and drink and rest. Ogden Nash 5/4/52."