New York: Dutton, 1942. hardcover. 703 pages, 8vo, tan cloth (dust-soiled and water-stained; spine sun-darkened). New York: Dutton, (1942). Fourth printing. A good, tight copy with a near fine interior. good.
The author's first book, with an effusive full-page inscription, signed in full, to Louise Townsend Nicholl, dated February 14th, 1947, in part: "It was you Louise who brought this, my first book to E.P. Dutton - And thirteen years later I sign it for you! Following this book came nine more...So how can I say enough for you? This is not an autograph but just a note of appreciation..."