New York: Harper, 1929. First edition. Green boards, black cloth spine, in the green dust jacket noted by Bowden. The first printing consisted of 2500 copies, 1500 were bound September 23, in light green paper boards with black cloth spine. The remaining copies were bound in lots of 500 copies in October and November. Corners worn, jacket split at folds, edges chipped. The first printing is rare in dust jacket. With letters to and from John Van Kohn of Seven Gables Bookshop discussing the book and its bibliography. Thurber's first book, if a collaboration may be so-regarded. Bowden A1; Hall A3. (Inventory #: 29185)
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