The first edition of this popular book was published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in 1973. It was 204 pages long, and the original retail price was $6.95. The first edition can be identified by the following criteria: "First printing, 1973" is stated on the copyright page with no mention of subsequent printings. Boards are maroon with white cloth spine. Dust jacket has no reviews. Back of dust jacket has photo of the author.
Picture of the 1973 first edition dust jacket for Rembrandt's Hat.
Picture of the first edition copyright page for Rembrandt's Hat.
Picture of dust jacket where original $6.95 price is found for Rembrandt's Hat.
Picture of the back dust jacket for the first edition of Rembrandt's Hat.
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