First Edition. Bleiler listed novel with themes of magic and witchcraft. "A tale of the struggle of the newer civilizations against the old the black with a never ceasing undercurrent of love and sacrifice A marvelous picture of Africa's seething turmoil restless peoples with its lure to the senses and its grip upon the passions that none but the strong can withstand To read is to become as one who has traveled the far places and has begun to know the mysteries of the Dark Continent". Scarce title. Very Good, foxed at page edges, in Good (very fragile) dustjacket, split along front spine edge, white archival tape mends along spine and flap edges (at verso) shallow chipping at top spine end, dime sized chip at top front panel and at mid spine.