First English Edition. Iowa set novel of a medical student who returns home to help his father's dry-goods store. Basis for two films, the 1939 Leigh Jason directed version starring Anne Shirley and John Archers and a 1959 production starring Dean Martin and Shirley McLaine. Very scarce English printing. Very Good but for discoloration to spine from moisture exposure and light stain to top and lower margin of most pages, in nearly Very Good dustjacket.