New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1924.
First Edition. Hardcover. 7 3/4" X 5 1/4". 302pp. Gray cloth over boards, with upper board and spine stamped in purple and lettered in gilt. Moderate wear to binding, with tear to bloth at edge of upper board, corners turned in, soiling to cloth, and slight lean to spine. Previous owner's name to front pastedown and to spine. Hinges tender. Binding remains sound. Pages are gently age-toned, but clean and unmarked. A solid first printing of this first book from William Cummings, which follows the lives of those living in a Portuguese fishing village on a New England island. Good. Item #4370