Hardcover binding is firm and hinges are not cracked or damaged. Pages are tight and clean. Boards and DJ have light shelfwear and rubbing. Library discard with usual marks and attachments. Pocket removed. DJ protected with mylar and not clipped. Stated First Edition. 211 pages. HardCover Binding. Year: 1975. ISBN: 0151172331. Some people keep cats and dogs and some keep children. This novel takes place in Westchester, the richest county in the United States, and covers the events-including some that are shocking-that transformed a typical upper-middle-class suburban family over one single weekend.