First Edition. ill. w/ C. W. Woodruff dustjacket art Early Grey title in jacket of a man who believes he has killed his brother and goes out into the great American Desert to expiate his crime. Basis for the Paramount silent, two strip technicolor motion picture, Directed by Irvin Willat and starring Jack Holt and Noah Beery. Also made into a RKO film in 1945. Very Good plus copy, with some shelf wear and light stain to edges of title page only, in Very Good plus jacket, few very small chips at spine ends and flap corners, mild rubbing. .