Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1952. First Edition. First printing. Limited issue; no.390 of an unspecified number of "Advance Presentation Copies" signed by the author. Octavo. Tan cloth hardcover; dustjacket; 220pp. Tight, clean, Near Fine copy. In the original dustwrapper, unclipped (priced $3.50 at base of front flap); lightly dusted with a few scuffs at joints and extremities; Very Good.
Tales of the Brush Country of south Texas, "permeated with the acrid flavor of flowers, sweat, and frijoles" (POWELL Heart of the Southwest 2).