Edition: First printing.
Chicago: Henry Regnery Co., Publishers, 1963. dj. Hardcover first edition - A new translation of the third novel by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, originally published in 1809. The title is taken from a scientific term first used in 1787, and it implies that the "affinities" which draw two couples together are similar to the tendency of chemical species to combine with certain substances or species in preference to others. Translated from the German by Elizabeth Mayer and Louise Bogan. Introduction by Victor Lange. xvi, 305 pp.
Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket (upper corners slightly bumped, minor edgewear to dj, price of $5.95 on dj.)