New York: Boosey & Hawkes [PN B. & H. 17247], 1952.
Quarto. Original publisher's dark ivory illustrated wrappers printed in dark red; publisher's advertisement to lower. 1f. (title),  (printed reproduction of manuscript dedication by composer), 32 pp.
Ex-libris the noted musicologist Howard Mayer Brown, with his signature to upper outer corner of title-page and publisher's handstamp to lower outer corner.
Wrappers slightly soiled with minor wear to spine. Some leaves slightly creased; minor annotations in pencil throughout.
First Edition, variant issue, with text in English only. Kirchmeyer 79-2, p. 461 (edition with text in both English and German).
Premiered in Los Angeles on 11 November 1952 conducted by Stravinsky.
Price: $75.00 other currencies