First Edition. A. H. dustjacket art. Author's last important novel. The tale of a Catholic priest who returns to England after two years as a mission priest in South Africa and has his faith restored by a woman's love. Keable was a British novelist, formerly a missionary and priest in the Church of England. He resigned his ministry following his experiences in the First World War and caused a scandal with his 1921 novel Simon Called Peter, the tale of a priest's wartime affair with a young nurse. Very Good in Very Good dustjacket, tiny chips at spine ends.