Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First American Edition; First Printing
Publisher: Boston And New York: Houghton Mifflin and Company, 1900.
A first american edition, first printing in very good condition. THe pine is slightly cocked, and the boards and text are a little faded on cover. A previous owner's signature is pencilled on the front pastedown, and the pages are slightly loose.
The Half-Hearted tells the story of John Drummond, a Scotsman who travels to India in order to avenge the death of his father. While in India, John meets a woman named Miriam, and the two fall in love. However, John's quest for revenge risks compromising his relationship with Miriam, and the two must choose between their love and their duty. The Half-Hearted is an exciting novel that is full of adventure and suspense.; 8vo; 367 pages.