Received 1 August 2009
In the crystal of the title compound, C18H23NO, the molecules are linked into chains along the c axis by intermolecular N-HO hydrogen bonds.
Data collection: CrystalClear (Rigaku, 2005); cell refinement: CrystalClear; data reduction: CrystalClear; program(s) used to solve structure: SHELXS97 (Sheldrick, 2008); program(s) used to refine structure: SHELXL97 (Sheldrick, 2008); molecular graphics: SHELXTL (Sheldrick, 2008); software used to prepare material for publication: PRPKAPPA (Ferguson, 1999).
Supplementary data and figures for this paper are available from the IUCr electronic archives (Reference: ER2072 ).
The author is grateful to the starter fund of Southeast University for financial support to buy the X-ray diffractometer.
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