FULLY DRESSED AND IN HIS RIGHT MIND: A NOVEL. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1935. Octavo, pp. [1-6] [1-2] 3-215 [216-217] [218: colophon], original black cloth, front and spine panels stamped in white, top edge stained black. First edition. The author's first novel. "A curious tale whose luckless hero is persecuted by a murderous midget with a direly intimidating stare, but finds succor by virtue of his involvement with a supernatural female." - Clute and Grant (eds), The Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1997), p. 350. Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 3-135. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 630. Bleiler (1978), p. 72. Reginald 05386. Hubin (1994), p. 281. Baird and Greenwood, An Annotated Bibliography of California Fiction 1664-1970 797. A fine copy in near fine dust jacket with touch of wear to spine ends, some slight rubbing to folds, and two small closed tears with associated creasing at bottom edge of rear panel. (#126662).
First edition so stated on copyright page.