Stated First Edition hardcover has light shelfwear to edges and covers. Pages tight and clean. DJ protected with mylar and not clipped. Retired library copy with usual marks/distinctions. Pocket removed. 320 pages. HardCover Binding. Year: 1978. ISBN: 0671242113. A novel about the most beautiful woman in the world, Jai jai Valerian, and the one man rich enough to afford her, Alexander Raimont, handsome, powerful, sexually magnetic, the owner of a vast empire of hotels and resorts, a man as emotionally extravagant as Jai Jai herself.