Easton Press, 1977. FIRST EDITION, thus. A handsome large black ornate leather edition of a literary classic. Issued as part of the Easton Press "The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written" series. With blue moire silk endpapers, gold-gilt cover designs and page edges, and a bound-in silk bookmark. A beautiful copy. Near mint condition, appears to be unread, minimal shelf wear. Illustrated by: Boardman Robinson. Introduction by Clifton Fadiman. 615 pages.