ONE AGAINST THE EARTH. New York: Ray Long and Richard Smith, 1933. Octavo, hardcover. First edition. Presentation copy with signed inscription by Mainwaring. "To-- / because he is one of us. / Dan Mainwaring." The author's first novel. He wrote a series of mysteries under the Geoffrey Homes pseudonym. He later became a Hollywood screenwriter. A fine copy in very good plus dust jacket with some light rubbing and soiling, shelf wear to head of spine panel, and small stain to lower front panel. Signed copies of this book are uncommon. (#83920).