New York: Charles Scribners's Sons, 1955. 1st. Original cloth. First Edition. 8vo. 244pp. Illustrated by the author.Original tan cloth with red lettering in color printed dustjacket. Pen and watercolor sketch by Santee of two baseball players with a dog to ffep with INSCRIPTION "Dear Lou /Believe it or not - none of/these kids ever went to jail or served/time. Ross". Fine in near fine dustjacket (slight spine fading; minor wear at extremities). Item #7968
Tales of the author's boyhood in a small Iowa town and his reminiscences centering around the various dogs he knew along the way.