New York: Farrar, Straus and Company, 1963.
First Edition. Hardcover. Very good in a Near Fine dust jacket. First printing, signed (without inscription) by Malamud on the front free endpaper. There is a repair to one page (31/32), which has been torn and mended with archival tape. Otherwise a fine copy with minimal wear. Dust jacket has very slight wear to the top edge, including one 1/8 inch closed tear to the rear panel. Price intact. Malamud's second collection of short stories.
Signed by Author(s).