Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1928. 1st American Edition. Hardcover. A fine hardcover book in a like dustjacket. The jacket is complete and intact with a small closed tear at the foot of the spine which has been mended on the interior with archival tape. An exceptionally nice example of the American first printing of this horror classic. Set in Prague, the work deals with a Golem, an creature made from clay and magically brought to life. Item #1237056
Translated by Madge Pemberton from the German. The Golem comes from traditional Jewish myth.