New York: D. Appleton-Century Company, 1934. First Edition. Superb copy of this novel by the native New Hampshire author, telling the story of "a New England village dictator as seen by four of his fellow citizens." HANNA 470. First Printing. Octavo (19.5cm); blue cloth, with titles stamped in black on spine and front panel; dustjacket; 327pp. Foxing to text edges, with a small booksellers ticket to rear pastedown and some faint discoloration to spine; Very Good+ to Near Fine. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced $2.50), and lightly rubbed at extremities; Near Fine.