THE MEN IN THE JUNGLE. Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1967. Octavo, cloth. First edition. The author's third (and first hardcover) book. "A crook and his consorts hightail it from the asteroid belt in search of another world to exploit. They find an oppressed planet ruled by cannibalistic sadists and, willy nilly, they become its liberators. Dark, violent, crude, sexy: a "dangerous vision" of the American New Wave type." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 233. Small neat notation in ink at upper corner of rear free endpaper, a fine copy in a nearly fine dust jacket with some mild rubbing mainly to spine ends and corner tips and some mild foxing to the rear panel. (#155463).
First edition so stated on copyright page.