New York: Viking, 1940. First. hardcover. 8vo, black cloth, paper labels on front cover and spine; top stained rose, d.w. New York: Viking, 1940. First American Edition. near fine / very good(-).
The Australian novelist's first book. The dust wrapper has a flattened crease on the front cover, light edge-wear and a triangular chip on the backcover, but, has the original $2.50 price, & in all is an excellent of a scarce book.