A Modern Mephistopheles by Louisa May Alcott, 1995 Paperback
First published in 1877. This chilling tale of lust, deception and greed, It allowed Alcott the chance to exercise "the lurid style" she believed was her "natural ambition". A novel of psychological complexity that touches on the controversial subjects of sexuality and drug use, A Modern Mephistopheles is a penetrating and powerful study of human evil and its appalling consequences.
Book spine shows minor wear, inside clean and tight