New York: The Viking Press, 1939. First edition. Hardcover. Octavo. viii, 362 pages. Very good in a very good dust jacket. Bound in orange cloth over boards with gilt-stamped spine and upper board, dark orange topstain, decorated endpapers. Gilt slightly dulled, mild browning to endpaper gutters. Jacket has a few shallow edge chips, rubs, a few small stains, and a closed 1" tear near top of lower joint fold.
Dorothy Parker's third collection of stories, published while she was working in Hollywood following the breakup of the Algonquin Round Table. Includes three stories appearing here for the first time in book form--one of which had never been published anywhere before.