New York: Greenberg, Publisher, Inc., 1927. First American Edition. Novel centering around a Paris doctor, a Jekyll and Hyde character acting as a "medical monster" in his clinic, exercising euthanasia and killing off poor victims with ghoulish powers. An attractive example of the Art Deco dustjacket designed by Paul A. Lobel. OCLC finds 11 holdings. Hubin, p.46. Item #2478
Octavo (19.25cm); orange cloth, with titles stamped in black on spine; blue topstain; dustjacket; , 211, pp. HInt of sunning to spine, occasional trace of black residue along upper board edges, with a faint tide-mark to lower board corners and lower right corner of textblock; Very Good. Dustjacket price $2.00 at mid-spine; gently spine-sunned and lightly shelfworn, with a few faint stains to edges, lower flap folds, and one closed tear; Very Good+.