New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1968. First Edition. Item #4651
First Printing. Oblong quarto (17.25cm); pumpkin cloth, with titling and decorations stamped in purple on spine and front cover; pictorial endpapers; dustjacket; pp; illus. Inscribed by Gorey on the title page in the year of publication: "6 December 1968 / For Jonathan / Edward Gorey." Touch of dustiness to board edges, else Near Fine and clean throughout. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced $3.95), edgeworn, with sunning to spine and edges of both panels, with triangular loss and several stains along lower front panel, and several closed tears (2 of them mended on verso); just Very Good. Uncommon signed. Toledano B40a.