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Profane

By: Carter, Ralph

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Derby 1: 1949

Edition: 1st Derby edition

Seller ID: 017805

Condition: About Good


Canadian publication reissuing the 1947 hardcover edition published by Phoenix Press. A woman with a sordid past (don't they all?) gives up "making sin pay in a big way" to become "a devoted and loving wife," but when a former boyfriend "eager to renew his option on her charms" shows up and infoms her husband about her past, said husband takes a self-righteous hike, whereupon said woman, "having tested sacred love and found it wanting," returns to "pursuing its profane counterpart." 147 pages. Rubbing, reading crease to left front cover, impressions, ... View more info