New York: Appleton-Century, 1947. First Edition. Goodis' fourth book, one of five hardcover titles published prior to the author's permanent switch in preference to the world of paperback originals.
Very Good plus in an about Very Good dust jacket. Light foxing to the page edges. Jacket has .25 inch strip missing from bottom of rear panel, chips to the crown and heel (titling not affected), and a horizontal tear to the spine.