First edition of Southways, a collection of short stories by Erskine Caldwell.
Octavo, 206pp. Blue cloth, title in blue on spine. Navy blue dye to top edge. Stated “published in June 1938” on copyright page with no additional printings mentioned. Solid text block, light sunning on spine, a near fine example. In publisher’s dust jacket, $2.50 retail price on front flap, slight amount of wear on corners and edge of spine, a touch of sunning on spine, two closed tears to top edge of front panel. A vibrant, near fine example.