London: Jonathan Cape, 1939. A Novel. First Edition. Hardcover. Inscribed & dated in 1939 by the author. The book's heroine, Auriol ("Miss Lucifer"), "...has the mysterious power of existing in the world of the twentieth century and yet in dreams, in visions, in 'out-of-the-body' excursions exploring and reliving certain significant phases of her past". Unclassifiable tale of reincarnation and the occult by this unusual writer who may have been somewhat influenced by H.G. Wells. (See Bleiler). Uncommon signed. 8vo cloth. Top edge slightly foxed else fine in a near-fine unclipped dj.
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