First Edition. Stuart Boyle dustjacket art and illustrations. Short novel set in southern California, "that region, where all men are displaced persons". Basis for the 1965 film directed by Tony Richardson, screenplay by Terry Southern, and starring Robert Morse, Milton Berle, James Coburn, Liberace, John Gielgud, Dana Andrews, Tab Hunter, Roddy McDowell, and Jonathan Winters. Near Fine in Very Good price-clipped dustjacket, top spine end chipped inch deep.