CHRISTINE AND OTHER STORIES ... Translated from the French by Courtney Bruerton. New York and London: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1930. Octavo, pp. [1-2] [i-vi] vii-xix [xx] [1-2] 3-214 [215-220: blank] [note: first and last two leaves are blanks], original decorated black cloth, front and spine panels stamped in gold, fore and bottom edges rough-trimmed, patterned endpapers. First U.S. edition. Collects four stories: "Leviathan," "Christine," "The Keys of Death" and "The Pilgrim on the Earth." Gold lettering on spine panel partially perished, top edge of text block a bit dusty, a very good copy in good decorated dust jacket with shelf wear and shallow chipping at edges. (#77594).
First edition so stated on copyright page. Also publisher's code letters "B-E."