ORNASHIOUS. New York: Red Dust, 1969. Octavo, cloth. First edition. The author's first novel. A fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket with touch of wear at upper spine end, tiny nick to bottom edge of rear panel, mild dust soiling to rear panel, and date "10/16" plus a circled "1" in orange colored pencil on front flap. Typed letter signed dated 8 October 1969 from the publisher to a reviewer transmitting the book is laid in. This hardbound issue is uncommon. (#114329).