First Edition. W. Bertsch dustjacket art. Novel of Harvery J. Buck, created by a group of men in the Cave Club in Boston for their own personal gain. "He is to be the Great Buck, the American superman, the enlightened statesman, economist, painter, composer..." Powel was past president of the Harvard Lampoon and served as a captain in 192nd Aero Squadron during the First World War. Wonderful dustjacket art by Betsch. Very Good-Near Fine, in Near Fine bright dustjacket, with purple and yellow spine colors faded.