Gone West. ANONYMOUS, H. M. G., M. M. H., Frederick W. Kendall.

Gone West.

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1919. First edition. Hardcover. Small octavo. 104pp. Gilt-lettered blue cloth spine, gray papered boards lettered in gilt on front board. Messages said to have been received by automatic writing "from a soldier doctor" (a veteran of the American Civil War who in later life had been a physician) who died in 1915 and is then supposed to have devoted himself to serving wounded and dying allied troops throughout the war [WW I] from the "spirit side". Light chafing to lower edges and spine ends, page edges a little darkened, paper toned. Still, a clean VG+ copy in VG dust jacket (dust jacket spine darkened, slightly rubbed overall). Item #44219