Norfolk, Conn. New Directions, (1939).
Hardcover. First edition. Octavo. Brown cloth with pictorial onlay on front cover. Advance Review Copy, with publisher's rubberstamp on front flyleaf. Spine is heavily toned with uneven brown staining to both covers,a few stains in the text, else just a good only copy. Author and critic James Agee's copy, with his faint signature on front flyleaf in very light red pencil, dated in year of publication: "James Agee 1939". Agee has made a few pencil notations in the text, consistent with a reviewer's notes. Agee's usual ownership signature was in pencil, as is the case here.