New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1934.
First American Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Good with no dust jacket. Item #15240
Spine darkened, cloth soiled, light cock, 1939 owner's signature on half-title, otherwise light wear. Solid hardcover. ; "A psychological novel -- the theme is possession. Two youths of different social strata, share a passion for mountain climbing. One of them, a clerk, falls for the lure of a fashion designer, determined to annex a man, and pretending an enthusiasm for mountain climbing, which proves to be faked. There is less of incident than there is of study of the woman's growing possessiveness -- the man's rebellion." - Kirkus Review, April 1934. First American Edition by popular and prolific English novelist and socialist.; 311 pages.