THE COUNTERPLOT. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1925. Octavo, 334 pp., title page printed in light blue and black, original decorated boards with black cloth shelf back, printed paper label affixed to spine panel, top edge stained black, fore-edge untrimmed, bottom edge rough-trimmed. First U.S. edition. Limited to 1500 numbered copies. An ambitious novel examining the theme of religious vocation. A hundred pages are set in the form of a play. Boards rubbed along edges, spine a bit dull, top edge stain a bit faded, a very good copy. (#133803).
"PUBLISHED MARCH, 1925" on copyright page. "THE FIRST EDITION OF 'THE COUNTER- / PLOT' CONSISTS OF FIFTEEN HUNDRED / NUMBERED COPIES OF WHICH FOUR- / TEEN HUNDRED FIFTY ARE FOR SALE / ... on colophon page.