Stated first edition hardcover is firm and hinges are not cracked or damaged. Pages are tight and clean. Boards have light shelfwear and rubbing to edges. DJ protected with mylar. Retired library edition has usual marks/attachments. Pocket removed. 213 pages. HardCover Binding. Year: 1967. ISBN: 0. Like all great comedy, this outrageously funny story has beneath its laughter an old, old sadness. And it has at its heart a miracle. Also, the most mammoth car crash Boston has ever witnessed, sparked by the horse of Druckman the Dreckman, a glue factory reject magically turned Pegasus as he tears down Blue Hill Avenue bearing there sages of Israel en route to the G&G delicatessen.