New York: Creative Age Press, 1948. First Edition. First Printing. Octavo (ca.21cm); cream linen, titled and blocked in navy blue and gilt on spine; dustjacket; 246pp. Hint of spotting to upper rear fore-edge, else Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket, unclipped, with some pinpoint rubbing to extremities and a tiny bruise to lower front joint. Gorham's first novel, a hard-hitting novel centered on the rise and fall of young man in a large New York City publishing house. HANNA 1459.