London: Methuen & Co Ltd., . Hardcover. 8vo. Lavender cloth with gilt spine lettering, pictorial price-clipped dust jacket. 348pp. Illustrations. Very good/very good. Faintest hint of discoloring at foot of front board, else bright and internally fine; jacket ever-so-faintly age toned; name/address label of U.S. distributor (Vedanta Press) on title page bottom and of midwest affiliate (The Vedanta Society, St. Louis) on front pastedown. Item #47394
Attractive and tight first edition of this story of the Indian Hindu mystic (1836-86) and his circle of devotees, as penned by the British-American novelist, playwright and screenwriter (1904-86).