Firt Photoplay Edition, illustrated with scenes from the film starring Blanche Sweet. "Tess of the d'Urbervilles is generally regarded as Hardy's finest novel. A brilliant tale of seduction, love, betrayal, and murder, Tess of the d'Ubervilles yields to narrative convention by punishing Tess's sin, but boldly exposes this standard denouement of unforgiving morality as cruelly unjust." Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket, chipped at spine ends, nickel sized chip at top rear panel.
Jazz Age and Depression Era Literature & Non-Fiction