New York: The New American Library (A Signet Book), 1953. First edition thus. 7-1/8" x 4-1/4". 143, . Mass market paperback with color pictorial wrappers, red edge stain. Light rubbing to extremities; small corner crease and minor soil to front wrapper; paste action to hinge. Clean and quite tight, apparently unread. Very Good.
Review copy of the first paperback edition of O'Connor's first novel, with the typescript slip laid in.