A Modern Mephistopheles, by Louisa May Alcott
Paperback in good condition. Has some foxing on the top of closed pages.
A modern Mephistopheles is a story full of psychological tension and drama. It explores a poor failing writer's price for giving his devotion to another. The novel touches on the subjects of sexuality and drug abuse. Alcott gives her reader a study in human evil and the horrible consequences.