New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1932.
First US Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. Item #14076
Light edge foxing, otherwise light wear; Dust Jacket 1/4" edge tears and small chipping, otherwise light wear. Solid hardcover. ; "A handful of people from the Old World, each with his or her different reason for desiring to reach America, are brought together in the steamship Gaelic. ... To Marty America stood for adventure; to her employers, home; to the Dutch boy, Axel, wealth and recognition; to the Galician stowaways, justice; to the nun, a place for service; to the ship's captain, rest. And to Captain Lauripride, Marty's lover, something different from all these." First US edition, first printing, in striking dust jacket. ; 318 pages.