Boston: Houghton, 1974. Cloth. Photographs. Bit of rubbing to tips, else about fine in dust jacket. Item #WRCLIT34503
First edition. Review copy, with a personal letter from the editor to a NYT reviewer extolling the book's virtues. Portraits of Marian McPartland, Blossom Dearie, Ruby Braff, Tony Bennett, Mabel Mercer, and others, conveyed in the New Yorker columnist's admirable prose.