New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1934. Cloth. Very Good +/Very Good +. A very solid copy of the 1934 stated 1st edition of John O'Hara's highly-influential first published book, in the true 1st issue dustjacket (with the "$2.50" price and "Recent Fiction" heading to the rear panel). Clean and VG+ to Near Fine (with crisp, completely unflecked gilt-lettering along the spine) in a bright, price-intact, VG+ example of the Alfred Maurer-illustrated dustjacket, with just a bit of very light, negligible chipping along the panel-edges. Thick octavo, also includes the publisher's original "Acknowledgment" slip, which is tipped-in, as called for, before the dedication pg. (Inventory #: 12267)
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