THE LOVE-CHILD. New York: The Viking Press, 1927. Small octavo, pp. [1-8] 9-208, frontispiece, title page printed in green and black, original decorated light green cloth, front and spine panels stamped in lavender and dark green, top edge stained lavender. First U.S. edition. The English novelist's first book. A spinster creates a child of her imagination with such adoration and intensity that it comes to life. Bleiler (1978), p. 151. Reginald 10983. Slight spine lean, a very good copy. (#131479).
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