"SHE HAD BEEN WORSHIPPED BY MANY WOMEN, FOR TO PHYSICAL LOVELINESS IN THEIR OWN SEX WOMEN ARE THE VERIEST SLAVES…"
STEPHENS, James. The Demi-Gods. New York: Macmillan, 1930. Small octavo, contemporary full blue calf, raised bands, elaborately gilt-decorated spine, red and brown morocco spine labels, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. $450.
Later edition of this novel based loosely on Irish folk tales, handsomely bound by Bayntun.
First published in 1914. Bookplate.
A fine copy.