New York: Farrar & Rinehart, 1937. First Edition. A novel of modern marriage, described by one contemporary reviewer as a "fictional study of sadism." Iowa author's first book; Iowa setting. Uncommon, especially in dustjacket. Not in Hanna. Octavo. Red cloth boards lettered in black and gilt; dustjacket; 256pp. Light wear; owner's signature to front pastedown, else Near Fine in a slightly spine-darkened dustwrapper.