New York: Grosset & Dunlap Publishers, 1929. Grosset & Dunlop Reprint. Cloth. 8vo, bright green cloth with black lettering on spine and front cover, archival mylar-protected pictorial dust jacket (unclipped) depicting weatlhy and handsome Texan "Jimmy Higgins" and his gorgeous red-haired East Hampton love Roberta, publisher's yellow topstain, 303 pages +  Ads. Near Fine / Very Good +. Item #4628
A Texas romance with "flash and zest and whimsicality." Prefigures Dallas and soaps.
RARE title in an even Rarer colorful and nearly complete dust jacket. Copyright date is 1929, though because Grosset was a reprint house, this is possibly a slightly later printing. Previous owners' gift inscriptions on front endpaper & dedication are dated 1932.
Peter B. Kyne (1880 – 1957) was a prolific American novelist and Hollywood screen-writer. More than 100 films were adapted from his works into screenplays from Silent Films on into Talkies between 1914 and 1952.
Cloth is clean, tight and slightly cocked. Paper is clean with unform age-toning. Remarkably bright, complete, and colorful pictorial dust jacket (unclipped) with minor edge wear.