Louisville, KY: Standard Press, 1935. Hardcover. 5 3/8 X 8 1/2 Inches. 192 PP. Very Good. Item #5834
First printing in the original embossed cloth binding. Raised image of "Maera" on front cover. Signed and inscribed by author in the year of publication directly on the FFEP. Distinctly southern tale of the importance of a dog in a child's life that covers every term from "mammy" to "colored" to "darkies" when speaking of African Americans throughout the text. Light foxing to endpapers. Some scuffing to edges and corners.