First Edition. Harold Cue dustjacket art. "The story of Bob's love and adventures as seen and commented upon by the shrewd, professional tramp and amateur philosopher, Bill Morningstar, who expresses himself in the highly colored and pithy slang of his species. It is a book redolent with the sun and wind of the Southwest, full of adventure, and crammed with the naive humor and high spirits of its narrator". Near Fine but for contemporary bookplate and name at front pastedown, in Very Good dustjacket, few tiny chips at top spine end and flap corners, few centimeter piece of jacket taped back into place with scotch tape at verso.