First Edition. Harvey Dunn dustjacket art and frontispiece. Social unrest novel set in New York City's Bowery and Lower East Side. "Its young people are demanding a new deal. They are climbing, stumbling and falling, but climbing to education and better things in life. The old prejudices, the political intrigues and the clash of races provide an ever changing background of danger and excitement." Uncommon title. Very Good, dampstain to rear cover, in Good dustjacket, light stain to rear panel, top spine end chipped half inch, shallow edge chips.