First Edition. Zadig dustjacket art. "A story of the Kentucky hills and of the towering blacksmith preacher who mends plows on week days and souls on Sunday. The drama of his struggle to keep his church and its little patch of ground from the clutches of a millionaire neighbor who wants it to round out his estate, is leavened by the tender romance of his granddaughter and his neighbor's young heir". Near Fine, light foxing to page edges, ownership signature at front endpaper, in Very Good dustjacket, shallow chips at spine ends and flap corners.