New York: Horace Liveright, 1929. First American edition. 8vo, 336pp; purple cloth. A popular novelist in his time, Reck-Malleczewen was an outspoken opponent of Hitler. In the 1930s, his books were banned in Germany and he himself was arrested and died in the Dachau concentration camp. A lovely copy, in...
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New York: Boni and Liveright, 1928. First American edition. 8vo, 253pp; gray cloth, pictorial endpapers. Melodramatic novel of the debauchery of a young woman. Reck-Malleczewen was a popular writer who ran afoul of the Nazi regime, which he vehemently opposed. He died at the Dachau concentration camp in 1945.