ralph connor

The Arm of Gold. Ralph Connor. New York: Dodd, Mead and Co. 1932. First edition. Original dust jacket. 

Canadian author’s novel of Cape Breton’s steel industry where “religion and scepticism, the sweet culture of gentle souls and fierce ruthlessness of modern commerce, materialism and idealism, pure love and hideous lust, mingle and work out their various destinies.”

Being As An Ocean // The Hardest Part Is Forgetting Those You Swore You Would Never Forget *just my edit* requested by being-as-a-jordan