This Crooked Way by Elizabeth Spencer; Dodd, Mead & Company; 1952. Signed and dated by Mississippi writer, Elizabeth Spencer in 1952. Hardcover in dust jacket. No library markings. Dust jacket is NOT price clipped. It has edge and corner wear, some discoloration to the back. Generally clean and attractive. The book is very clean with only minor wear at edges and points. The binding is tight and unbroken. There is some yellowing to the page edges otherwise clean and unmarked. No odors. There is a small address label to the bottom edge of the rear pastedown. Thought to be a First Edition. A very clean and attractive signed book by an award-winning Southern author. A novel, set in the Deep South in the Delta and Mississippi hill country. 247pp.