New York: Harrison Smith and Robert Haas, 1934. Lynd Ward. First trade edition. Hardcover. 259pp. Octavo [24 cm] Blue cloth over boards with wraparound illustration. The spine is rolled, the extremities are rubbed, and the head of the backstrip is a bit torn. The text block is just beginning to crack at p. 189. Lacks slipcase. Dance 064. Good +. Item #55155
Includes fifteen full-page illustrations by Lynd Ward plus illustrations scattered throughout. This is Lynd Ward at the height of his powers, and this gothic novel may be the perfect avenue for his work.