8vo. 61, (3) pp. With 7 original lithographs by Lynd Ward (3 of which on plates). Publisher's original illustrated cloth with printed spine label.
First American edition of the stories "Ein Glück", "Das Eisenbahnunglück" and "Schwere Stunde". Number 663 of 1000 copies, signed in pencil by the author.
Cloth splitting along spine; upper spine-end worn. Light staining to imprint page. A bookplate has been stripped from the front flyleaf (some stains and damage to paper); front pastedown has bookplate of the U.S. lawyer Francis Xavier Busch (1879-1975), a close friend of Clarence Darrow and one of the founders of the law college at DePaul University.
Bürgin IV, 484. Dt. Exilarchiv 3898.