London, Melbourne and Toronto: Ward, Locke & Co., Limited, 1916. Maurice Greiffenhagen. First edition. Hardcover. 256pp. Duodecimo [19 cm] Red cloth over boards with gilt and blind stamped titles and ornamental patterns on the spine and front cover. With a frontispiece illustration and an illustration at p. 241 by Maurice Greiffenhagen. The extremities are mildly rubbed and bumped. The endsheets are cracked along the hinges, there is a contemporary gift inscription on the front free endsheet, and the edges of the free endsheets are chipped. The text block is cracked here and there. From the collection of Berkeley book collector and letter press printer, John Ruyle. Good. Item #37826
A novel with Norse people who worship a modern god. With elements of prophecy and magic.