The type is the same as the 1951 first printing, therefore all hardcover copies are,
for the bibliographer, the first edition.
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a. The first published copies of a literary work printed from the same type and
distributed at the same time. b. A single copy from a group published first. 2.
the first set of printed copies of a book; also : a single copy from such a set.
Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary. Examples: first edition in a