New York: The Viking Press, 1961. First Edition. Original Cloth-Backed Boards. 12mo., 93pp.
"This is one of 600 advance copies of IN SEARCH OF A CHARACTER, specially designed for friends of the author and the publishers Christmas 1961." with a printed slip laid in, "With Greetings of the Season and Good Wishes for the New Year. The Viking Press", signed by Pascal Covici in ink. A very good copy.