First edition of The Snake Pit by Mary Jane Ward.
Octavo, 278pp. Teal green cloth, title in gilt on spine and front cover. Solid text block, dampstain to top corner of first few leaves. In the publisher’s dust jacket, $2.50 retail price on front flap, dampstains along top edge, visible on flap and verso. Small chips to corners. (The Dark Page I, 256) A scarce example.