Titre : THE NEW GULLIVER AND OTHER STORIES
Éditeur : T. Werner Laurie, Ltd. n.d. ., London
Date d'édition : 1912
Reliure : Hardcover
Edition : 1st Edition
Octavo, pp. [1-8] [1-2] 3-261 [262: blank] [263-264: ads] [note: first leaf is a blank], title and half-title pages printed in blue and black, original mottled green cloth, front panel stamped in dark green, spine panel stamped in gold, publisher's monogram stamped in dark green on rear panel. First edition. Mixed collection of romances; title story an absurdly syllogistic utopia in a wicked parody of Swift; "Zero," a clairvoyant bulldog loyal unto death; "In a London Garden," a sequence of short fables, including "The Little Death" and "The Ghostly Music," thanatophilia recalling youthful fantasies. Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 3-280. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 1283. Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, p. 143. See Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature IV, pp. 1662-64. Wilson, Shadows in the Attic, p. 401. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, p. 152. Bleiler (1978), p. 153. Reginald 11119. Hubin (1994), p. 624. NCBEL IV 698. Armorial bookplate affixed to front paste-down. Slight spine lean, mild tanning to endpapers and minor foxing to edges of text block, a bright, very good or better copy. (#118830). N° de réf. du libraire 118830
Modes de paiement
Le libraire accepte les modes de paiement suivants :
Vendeur AbeBooks depuis : 7 juillet 1998
Evaluation du vendeur :
ALL ITEMS are subject to prior sale. Items may be reserved by telephone or e-mail. Available
items will be held for 7 days pending receipt of payment or submission of credit account details.
To help us identify your requested items, your inquiry/order should include the item identification
number, as well as author, title, and list price.
REMITTANCE: Payment for material ordered on the abebooks.com website must be made by credit card
(MASTERCARD or VISA only).
SHIPPING: Cost of shipment is charg...[Pour plus d'information]
Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.
Description de la librairie : Mail and Internet sales only.