New York: Harrison Smith and Robert Haas, 1933.
Hardcover. Good with no dust jacket. Item #15006
Spine darkened, spine edge tears, cloth sunned, light tone, endpapers soiled, shelfwear, otherwise light wear. Solid hardcover. ; Noted pediatrician Dr Charles Gilmore Kerley's novel, based on his experiences as resident physician in an orphanage. "In an active career of many years in the practice of medicine among children, the interrelation of an individual's early contacts and later happiness has been one of the outstanding features of my observation." - Preface. Three-generation novel illustrates Dr Kerley's belief in the power of environment over heredity, and family life molding character. ; 359 pages.