First Edition. Adventure novel of Alaskan gold fever. Beach's popularity with the public as a novelist was matched only by his popularity with Hollywood film producers who used his works to make 42 films. Beach also acted in three films as well as producing three films, including the 1920 thriller, The Penalty, starring Lon Chaney. Near Fine in Very Good plus jacket, with some rubbing, tiny chip lower spine end, spine ends and flap folds with scotch tape reinforcement at verso.