New York: Horace Liveright, Inc., 1931. First American Edition. Basis for Dudley Nichols's Oscar-nominated film adaptation, starring Rosalind Russell, Michael Redgrave, Kirk Douglas and Raymond Massey. Atkinson A32-I-1.a. Item #2176
First Printing, trade issue. Octavo (21cm); publisher's blue-green 'V' cloth, with titling and author's facsimile signature stamped in gilt to spine and front cover, and decorative border with wave motif stamped in pale green; black topstain; decorative endpapers; dustjacket; [1-8],9-256pp. Faint offsetting to rear endpaper, else a tight, Fine copy. Dustjacket is price-clipped, with faint corresponding offset to rear flap, hint of toning to flap folds, with a single closed tear to lower front joint; a bright, Near Fine example.