First Edition. B. Cory Kilvert dustjacket art. London scenes of "poverty and loneliness" and the author's struggle as a youth. "Old Quong Lee, a storekeeper in the Causeway; his one-room house with an Uncle; his adventures in the kitchen of the Big House at Greenwich where his Uncle worked; his rapturous hours in the street". Near Fine, one page signature bound slightly lower than text block, in Very Good dustjacket, shallow chipping at top spine end.