New York: Simon and Schuster, 1961. First Edition. INSCRIBED and DATED in the year of publication by the author on the half title page: "For Leni Isard / Sincerely / SJ Perelman / 22 October 1961." Near Fine in a Very Good dust jacket. Owner name (matching the inscription) to the front endpaper. Jacket is chipped, with two closed tears to the front pane and one to the rear, with accompanying creases. A presentable copy.