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 and not clipped. Retired library edition with usual distinctions. Pocket and ffep removed. 185 pages. HardCover Binding. Year: 1961. ISBN: 0. Takes place over a Fourth of July week-end in a small town in the West. In a few short days young Dix finds that greed and corruption are not limited to the old or the young and that the only way to solve a problem is to face it directly.