Harcourt. Hardcover. A very nice book from Private Collection. Book is clean, tight & square. Book and Dust Jacket show only typical, used wear. DJ has some shelf wear and minor chips or fraying, small tears. Owner's name inside. A nice copy overall. NOT Remainder, NOT Ex-Library. . Very Good. 1954. Book Club (BCE/BOMC).
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