New York: Harcourt ,Brace, 1934. Black cloth, faded and rubbed. Third printing. Inscribed by O'Hara "For lyrics that are paramount, try Ira. / John O'Hara / (Music to come.) See pages..........." With Ira Gershwin's ownership signature. O'Hara had been a friend and member of the Gershwin salon, while he was working as a journalist, before he published Appointment in Samarra. On the strength of pre-publication proofs sent them, he landed a screenwriting job with Paramount, although it resulted in nothing for which he was credited. (Inventory #: 29516)
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