First Edition. Hardcover. Good / Good. Item #4563
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1935. First Edition. SIGNED by the author without inscription on front free endpaper. Octavo (8" x 5.5"); [xvi], 276p. 13 plates including frontis, all present. Photo-illustrated dustjacket with original $2.50 price; book in red cloth with gilt lettering. Inch or less dampstain to book and jacket running along top front edge and head of spine. Jacket otherwise shows a few small chips and tears along edges, toning to spine, and some general smudging. Boards are square with bumping to corners and spine ends. Discoloration at top near spine affecting first few pages and front pastedown, else pages clean and unmarked. One plate dog-eared at top corner. Binding is sound.