The Gods Arrive

NY: D. Appleton, 1932. First First edition. Blue cloth stamped in gilt (binding "A"). A novel of New York high society, which no one has ever done as well as Edith Wharton. Socialite Halo Tarrant is trapped in a loveless marriage;unwilling to divorce, she finds a measure of contentment in the company of attractive yet unstable writer Vance Weston. When the attraction blossoms into love, the pair are forced to flee to Europe, thus proclaiming their liason. In a near fine dust jacket with just some very shallow chipping at the foot of the spine and some light, even soiling to the white background of the rear panel. Fine Hard Cover (Item ID: F389)


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