New York: Random House, (1939). First edition. His first book of the short stories for which he is best known. Includes the first book appearance of "The Girls in Their Summer Dresses." From the collection of sports writer Paul "Dr. Z" Zimmerman with his penciled notations on rear endpaper. Near fine with darkening to inner hinges (from binding). In very good dust jacket with spine toned, light soiling to white portions, and two tears with shadows of old internal tape repair.