RAWLINGS, Marjorie Kinnan. Golden Apples. New York: Scribner, 1935.
FIRST EDITION. (190 x 140 mm). pp. 352. Orange cloth with gilt decoration and black titling. True first edition/first printing with Scribner's "A" on copyright page. Part of the DJ has been mounted on the front paste down. Stamp on front fly leaf; stamp on back pastedown; list of numbers in pencil on back fly leaf.
Rawlings writes about rural Florida, particularly near Gainesville. Most well known for her Pulitzer Prize-winning The Yearling, written after Golden Apples, Rawlings herself called this book “interesting trash rather than literature.”