New York: Covici Friede, 1935. First Edition. Slightly rough but nicely inscribed copy of Conroy's uncommon second book. The inscription appears to have been written from Conroy's hospital bed (Conroy died in 1990, at the age of 1991). HANNA 780. RIDEOUT p.297. BLAKE p.255. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 348pp. INSCRIBED by Conroy in shaky hand on front endpaper: "For Andrew McLean / a book written ... many years ago but I hope you'll find it of interest/ best wishes from Jack Conroy with [hospitalization?] for diabetes, Sincerely Jack Conroy / Moberly / Sep. 26, 1978." Boards lightly rubbed; stain to rear endpaper; a Very Good copy in somewhat worn and soiled dustwrapper, price-clipped by publisher with stamped remainder price on front flap.