New York, Literary Guild, 1929. Author's first book, published shortly after the Dial first edition. Basis for classic Edward G. Robinson film. Literary Guild pamphlet, dated June 1929 with articles about Burnett and Little Caesar, reviews of Ring Lardner's latest, and in-house promotions, is laid in. Green boards with black and gold titling. Spine slightly darkened. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper. Binding could be tighter. $12.50.