First Edition. Hardcover. Fair. Item #002421
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1935. First Edition. SIGNED by the author with inscription to "The Class in Creative Writing at Milwaukee-Donner College" on front free endpaper. Bookplate of Mildred Irene Larson on front pastedown, with her name beneath author's inscription dated 1939. Octavo (8." x 5.5"); [viii], 288p. Blue cloth with gilt lettering and red embellishments. Boards dampstained and faded, with bumps to corners and spine ends and fading to cloth. Water damage visible through first half of book at top and bottom margins, with pages warped and rippled throughout. Boards open shakily but binding is holding. Pages unmarked.