New York: Dodd, Mead, 1955. 8vo. Unpaginated. Original cloth; pictorial dust jacket. A near-fine copy with some light toning in a very good plus jacket that has some losses at ends of spine panel, one loss at upper rear panel, a stain on the front panel, and other lighter wear to edges. Item #408951
First edition, a copy from Gropper's own library with his Croton-on-Hudson inkstamp. Gropper was a Leftist illustrator, and this work an early graphic novel about a tailor's pursuit of success.