First Edition. Tony Sarg dustjacket art. Humorous novel of a "high-pressure salesman" who set off to the Continent to sell tractors, "beard the Communist in his den and conquer him, stagger Mussolini himself by their dazzling methods". The 1936 comedy film Earthworm Tractors was based on this novel's salesman character. The film was directed by Roy Enright and starred Joe E. Brown and June Travis. Almost Near Fine, tiny closed tear to top spine end cloth in Very Good dustjacket, red at spine faded, chip at top spine end.