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Octavo, pp. [1-8] 9-256, original orange cloth, spine panel stamped in black. First edition. A collection of fifteen horror stories in Oriental settings: magic, witchcraft, Kali worship, shape-shifting. Book associated with Allan's "Creeps" series. Ashley, Who's Who in Horror and Fantasy Fiction, p. 17. Bleiler (1978), p. 1. Reginald 00005. Small owner's inked signature dated 1935 on front paste-down. Cloth just a bit dusty, text block a bit tanned, a very good copy in poor pictorial dust jacket, with wear at edges and some loss to front flap, which has been entirely backed with brown paper tape. The jacket is rare and worth restoring if one wished to do so. (#147339). N° de réf. du libraire
Titre : MYSTERIES OF ASIA
Éditeur : Philip Allan .
Date d'édition : 1935
Description du livre Philip Allan & Co. Ltd., 1935. Hardcover. État : Fair. 1935. 256 pages. No dust jacket. Red cloth hardcover, with titling on spine. Lightly tanned pages, with fair tanning and light foxing on fore-edge. Light foxing on rear end pages and paste downs, with heavy foxing on front paste down and end pages. Front end paper is missing (may not have been issued with one). Covers are acceptable, light darkening spots across front, rear and spine, with heavy edge wear to spine. Large split along front edge of spines bottom half, loss from head of spine, with light bumping to corners and spine ends. A reading copy only. book. N° de réf. du libraire 1426151672RF