New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1958.
First trade edition, first printing; preceded by a signed limited edition of 300 copies. Signed by E. E. Cummings and inscribed by him to former owner. Near Fine with slight shelf wear, Small patch of offsetting and small piece of tape to front paste down, perhaps where a newsclipping was once taped. In a Very Good price-clipped dust jacket, with slight fading, light edge wear and a 1-3/4" closed tear to the top edge of the rear panel. The last book of new poems published during Cummings' lifetime; signed first trade editions are scarce. Item #140937925