First Edition stated. F. Ropewald dustjacket art. Novel of the American South, with characters "whose feet have never been insulated from the earth by pavements, who can not read or write, and who never even heard of President Hoover. Mountain Born is a love story, in which a young mountain woman is perplexed by the universal problems of her sex. Its use of local idiom, handled with such feeling and understanding that the book has a lilting quality throughout". Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket, some nicks and wear to edges.