The Blue Wall [...] A Story of Strangeness and Struggle. Richard Washburn CHILD.

The Blue Wall [...] A Story of Strangeness and Struggle

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, [1912]. First Edition. American diplomat Richard Washburn Child's first novel, a medical horror story in the spirit of Wilkie Collins dealing with themes of heredity, psychiatry, and drug abuse. SMITH C-371. Octavo (19cm.); original blue cloth (a bit soiled) lettered in white; vi,[2],377,[3],[2](ads)pp.; color illustrated title page and frontispiece by E. Coles Phillips, 4 leaves of plates by Harold J. Cue. Minor shelf wear; contemporary gift inscription to front free endpaper, plates a bit foxed; Very Good and sound.

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