London: Robert Hale, (1956). First edition in English, preceding the U.S. by 13 years. Originally published in Germany in 1926. Translated by Eleanor Brockett. His second book. Set in Mexico, as were so many of his books. Bright and fine with just a touch of spotting to page edges; in very good to near fine dust jacket with spine ends somewhat rubbed and internal foxing to flap folds. PRECEDES THE U.S. BY 13 YEARS.