Garden City: Doubleday & Co, Inc., 1972. First edition. Illustrated with photographs. INSCRIBED TWICE by Schulberg on front endpaper: "To Rocky Aoki -- All my best. Budd Schulberg." Followed by, "And now to Rolland L. Comstock, Sincerely Budd Schulberg 4/3/92." Hiroaki "Rocky" Aoki, a former wrestler, founded the Benihana restaurant chain. Rolland Comstock, a book collector among the "gently mad" profiled by Nicholas Basbanes, enjoyed flying around the country to readings, signings and lectures with a box or suitcase full of books to be signed. Fine in bright dust jacket with spine ends and corners lightly nicked and rubbed, one tiny tear, and rear panel slightly darkened at edges. Although not designated as such in the book, from the collection of sports writer Paul "Dr. Z" Zimmerman. INTERESTING ASSOCIATION.