Edition: First printing.
New York: Vantage Press, (1958.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The author's uncommon first book, a story for older children. 11 year old Jem Dawes says a silent good-bye to his family in California and heads for the wide-open spaces of Nevada. Includes a map and several pages of facts about Nevada. 85 pp.
Condition: SIGNED by the author on the front endpaper and dated in the year of publication. Fine in very good- dust jacket (edgewear to dj.)