1979. New York: Simon and Shuster, 1979.
8vo, 188 pp. Original yellow boards with black cloth backstrip lettered in gilt, near fine in a original unclipped dust-jacket, partly toned. Inscribed by Cheever on the front free endpaper “For Ted and Ruth with love and thanks for many things, Susan”.
§ First edition of Cheever's first novel. "It is the story of a young woman who loves men, but whose relationships are often sabotaged by the expectations of her family and by her own intelligence and dreams" (jacket). Item #110563