New York: Funk and Wagnalls, 1953. First edition. Hardcover. 8vo. Green cloth. Very good plus in very good jacket. Book has slight lean, touches of shelfwear at extremities. Else clean and sound throughout. Jacket lightly rubbed, with moderate edgewear, a few tiny chips. Unclipped, but with two penned price corrections. Very Good + / Very Good. Item #22201
Cheever's second book, a collection of 14 short stories, including the classic title story and "The Season of Divorce," all of which appeared in the New Yorker. 237pp.