Giving Good Weight.
First edition in book form, first printing. A significant presentation copy, inscribed by the author “for Bob Bingham, who has both given and given up good weight, all best, John” and additionally signed “John McPhee”, on the title-page. Bingham is thanked in the acknowledgements as one of McPhee’s editors at the New Yorker, in which Giving Good Weight was originally published as a serial.
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Octavo. Original yellow cloth, spine lettered in red, yellow endpapers. With the dust jacket. An excellent copy in the bright dust jacket.