New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1930. 145 pages. The first collection of short stories by the author who would later win both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award. Published in an edition of 600 copies. ISBN: B00086ELDI.
First edition (first printing). Near fine with small chip and discoloration in crease of printed yellow title slip. The original glassine dust jacket missing inch or so along length of top edge. In a custom, near fine slipcase. Inscribed by the author to her former co-worker, Margaret Harvey (see Katherine Anne Porter Remembered, p. 29): "For Margaret after all these years, and a happy re-union! Katherine Anne, August 3, 1942." Recipient's small bookplate affixed to front free endpaper. [JSP02]