New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1959.
First edition. xvi, 362p, ix, index, (iii). Gilt-titled brown cloth spine with green cloth covers. Fine in near fine dust jacket with mild rub and toning. Item #23365
INSCRIBED & SIGNED on flyleaf: "For Sonny Burke - With admiration and every good wish - From Ira Gershwin, Beverly Hills, December, 1971". With an original drawing at the signature of Gershwin taking a bow.
Sonny Burke (1914-1980), composer, arranger, producer, and big band leader.
"Lloyd" written on second flyleaf, presumably David Lloyd (1934-2009), screenwriter and producer.