First Edition stated, first state dust jacket. Donald McKay dustjacket art. Humorous novel of a food tycoon who tries to steal a portrait of a woman who jilted him. "The pursuit of the portrait was a confused and complicated affair, full of deep emotions and derring-do, and a number of people encumbered in their various ways by love, hate, greed, and dark suspicion". Near Fine, some foxing to spine, in Very Good dustjacket, shallow chipping at spine ends, spine color fading.