First Edition. Camilo Egas dustjacket art. The first of two novels by this Ajijic residing author. This title is better known as Popular Library paperback with cover art by Raphael Desoto. "The tempestuous and tyrannical phases of a passionate love affair form the them of this powerful novel. The agony of longing that ensues, the desperation that drives him to a marriage with the sister, Sophy, the horror of that marriage and the fatal culmination of his love for Cathy, are so movingly described". Very scarce. Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket, shallow chipping at lower front panel, four inch closed tear at lower front panel.