New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1952. First Edition. SIGNED by the author on the front endpaper. Near Fine in a just about Fine, price-clipped dust jacket. Slightest lean, with mild rubbing at spine ends of both book and jacket. Jacket a shallow crease to the bottom edge of the front panel and a light fade to the red of the spine. An attractive copy. Lew Archer.