Hardcover is in good condition and shows modest signs of wear to covers. DJ is protected with mylar and not clipped. Retired library copy with the usual marks and attachments. 308 pages. Hardcover binding. Year: 1948 ISBN: B0007DK794 This is the love story of two Very Important People. How they made themselves important; how they met at the height of their success; how they inevitably fell in love; what happened to that love. This is a king-meets-queen story; an emperor-meets-empress story, in the world of those fabulously rich Americans who make today's headlines in New York and its colonies: Newport, Palm Beach, Reno, Hollywood.