New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1936. First edition. Hardcover. 147pp. Octavo [21 cm] Chartreuse cloth over boards, with a bit of dulling to the spine and the edges of the boards. Publisher's black top stain. There is a bookseller's ticket on the rear pastedown. In a dust jacket, with darkening, fading to the spine, and sporadic small open and closed tears in the edges. Very good / very good. Item #55191
The first published collection of essays by Willa Cather, and a collection of essays about authors whom Willa Cather admired.