Titre : BORDER GHOST STORIES .
Éditeur : Erskine Macdonald Ltd. ., London
Date d'édition : 1919
Reliure : Hardcover
Edition : 1st Edition
Octavo, pp. [i-vi] vii-xiii [xiv] xv-xvi [1-2] 3-303 [304: printer's imprint], original maroon cloth, front panel ruled in blind, spine panel stamped in gold, top edge stained maroon, pictorial endpapers. First edition. Mixed collection of Border tales, Northumbrian and Scots, including "The Warlock of Glororum," a monstrous carnivorous plant hidden in a secret chamber. Others traditional ghost stories. Heavy dialect pieces after the manner of Scott and Stevenson. "Historical and supernatural fiction suggested by the work of Sir Walter Scott . Unremarkable. The non-supernatural stories in the book are superior." - Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 1295. Wilson, Shadows in the Attic, p. 407. Bleiler (1978), p. 155. Reginald 11264. Private owner's bookplate affixed to front paste-down and owner's signature on front free endpaper. Hint of rubbing to cloth at spine ends and corner tips, else a bright, fine copy. (#95565). N° de réf. du libraire 95565
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