Inscribed by John Hersey, the first edition of The Child Buyer, published in 1960.
Octavo, 256pp. Black cloth, title in gilt on spine and front cover. Stated “first edition” on copyright page. Touch of soiling along top edge of text block, otherwise fine. In the publisher’s dust jacket, light soiling to covers, $4.00 retail price on front flap, a very good example. Inscribed with a passage from the book on the title page.