London: Victor Gollancz, 1957. First UK edition. 12mo. 192 pp. Signed by Purdy on title-page. Cloth binding in clipped dustwrapper, edgewear, else good condition. (96160). In text "little bugger" crossed out and mother fucker written in, with note: "corrected by the author at the behest of Dame Edith Sitwell."
New York: Note of Hand Publishers, 1977. First edition. 8vo. 169 pp. No. 20 of 25 copies, signed by James Purdy with an original drawing by Purdy. Inscribed to Jerry Frasier on title-page with further inscription on verso of half-title. Cloth binding in unclipped dustwrapper, very good condition. (96165).