First Edition. Alice Caddy wrap-around dustjacket art and illustrations. Novel of Doctor Jim who lives on a Mississippi shanty boat. "In some sections the Negroes regard him as a 'conjure' wizard, more powerful even than the voodoo priesthood, upon whom they look with such terror. " Basis for the 1935 20th Century Fox film directed by John Ford and starring Will Rogers and Anne Shirley. Near Fine in Very Good plus dustjacket, few nicks at spine ends.