First Edition. Aladjalov dustjacket art. Jazz Age novel of New York City, "the social life of the surface; the artistic and intellectual life above the surface; and the physical life of dissipation and spontaneity, of jazz and Harlem cabarets, that lies below." Fabulous jacket art work of a jazz club. Near Fine, small ink 'x' at front endpaper, in Very Good plus dustjacket, some shallow chips and short closed tears at spine ends and edges.