Book Condition Whisper of dust soiling to top page edges, else a fine, fresh copy in gleaming black cloth lettered in reverse against gilt panels to front cover and spine; in a price-clipped dust jacket that hints at spine fading, but is otherwise very nearly fine.
Edition First U.S. edition. Authorized translation by Ludwig Lewisohn.
Publisher New York and London: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1930.
Seller ID 39364.00
The $2,500 German Prize Novel in its first U.S. appearance. Translator and contest judge Lewisohn calls it this panoramic historical novel of the 17th century a "superbly rich, vital and moving book." A splendid copy.
Historical Fiction. German Literature.