TEMPERAMENTAL PEOPLE. New York: George H. Doran Company, . Octavo, original decorated blue cloth stamped in gold. First edition. A collection of short fiction including mystery stories. "The Altar on the Hill," was the basis for the 1924 film, "The Silent Watcher." Hubin (1994), p. 683. Smith, American Fiction, 1901-1925 R-345. 1925 gift inscription in ink on front free endpaper. Top edge of text block dusty, a nearly fine copy in very good four-color pictorial dust jacket (illustration by Ludlam) with shelf wear and shallow fraying at edges and some dust soiling to spine and rear panels. (#133519).
First printing has the "GHD" monogram on copyright page.