First Edition. Illustrated by Henry Raleigh. Rufus Billops was never believed to survive as a newborn. He's lived through infancy and childhood surrounded by doctors and medicines, worried over his frail health, becoming an accomplished hypochondriac on his own merits. When three partners consider his case a good investment in exchange for future fortune, a wise doctor sends him a Lovely View to behold from his ailing bed, and everything begins to change. Basis for the 1925 Universal Jewel Production film starring Reginald Denny. Near Fine in nearly Very Good dustjacket, small edge chips and closed tears, some foxing to panels.