42. Caldwell (Erskine) Tobacco Road, first edition, original cloth, spine a little discoloured, very light water-stain spine and covers, dust-jacket, spine a little darkened, repairs and restorations to head and foot, very light water-staining, a little rubbed at extremities, still very good, preserved in custom drop-back box, 8vo, New York, 1932.
est. £1000 – £1500
Caldwell's powerful novel of the Great Depression. Later adapted for stage and then, in 1941, radically altered for a film directed by John Ford.