New York: Lion Books, 1952. First Edition. Superior copy of Thompson's second paperback original, a novel surrounding the lives of an Okie sharecropper, his dim-witted and volatile son, and an attractive mixed-race girl. Hubin, p.393. Item #4610
First Printing, a paperback original novel. Octavo (16cm); illustrated wrappers; purplish-gray edge-staining; 159,pp. Pinpoint wear to extremities, faint stress crease to lower left corner of rear wrapper, with some tanning to inner wrappers, text is fresh, with bright, even edge-staining; Near Fine.