Sewanee, TN: University of the South, 1965. First Edition. Along with the Spring 1965 issue of The Yale Review, one of McCarthy's earliest appearances in print, containing "The Dark Waters," a seven-page excerpt from his debut novel The Orchard Keeper. With additional contributions by Edward Dahlberg, Patrick Boyle, Victor Strandberg, Roger Hecht, and Jonathan Aaron. An important debut. Item #4511
Octavo (23cm); original printed wrappers; [xx],181-343,pp. Gentle sunning to spine and upper edge of front wrapper, creasing to yapped edges, else a fresh, Near Fine copy.