Boston: Ballantine Books, 1954. First Paperback Edition. Original wraps. 4 1/4 X 7 1/8 Inches. 180 PP + ads. Very Good. Item #5721
Original paperback first edition of author's first book. Published simultaneously with the hardcover issue. Ballantine Books #54. Signed by Leonard directly on the title-page. An above average copy. Light scuff to spine and a bit of wear to edges and corners. Small ink numbers to rear panel.