Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1943
8vo; green cloth in dust jacket. Offset tanning from a clipped newspaper caricature of Baker regarding the novel affecting page opposite half-title, verso of half-title, and title page; light soil and wear top edges. Jacket with chips and creases top edge; loss at spine top and top leading corners. Publishers printed, "With the Compliments of the Author" card was paper clipped to top of front endpaper leaving imprint of clip, now laid in.
Dorothy Baker, came to literary prominence with her first novel, Young Man with a Horn, based on the life of cornet player Bix Beiderbecke, w... View More...