THE RETURN .

De la Mare, Walter

Edité par Edward Arnold, London, 1910
Couverture rigide
Vendeur Currey, L.W. Inc. ABAA/ILAB (Elizabethtown, NY, Etats-Unis)

Vendeur AbeBooks depuis 7 juillet 1998

Quantité : 1

A propos de cet article

Octavo, pp. [1-4] 5-312 + 8-page undated publisher's catalogue inserted at rear, original dark green cloth, front panel stamped in white, spine panel stamped in gold, bottom edge untrimmed. First edition. Second issue with inserted publisher's catalogue. The author's fourth book and second novel. "The protagonist goes to sleep in a graveyard and takes on the appearance of an eighteenth-century suicide; rejected by his family and friends he is forced to reconstruct his identity, uncertain whether he must become a psychological as well as a physical replica of the dead man. An unusual exercise in speculative existentialism." - Barron (ed), Horror Literature 3-58. "Most interesting, handled more directly than is usually the case with de la Mare, although much is still left to the reader's imagination." - Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 499. The author revised the text in 1922, toning down the supernaturalism, and this text was the basis of reprints until the recent (1997) Dover reissue which utilized the text of the first edition. Ashley, Who's Who in Horror and Fantasy Fiction, pp. 65-6. Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, pp. 117-21. Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 4-89. Wilson, Shadows in the Attic, p. 177. In 333. Bleiler (1978), p. 59. Reginald 04032. Just a touch of rubbing along outer joints, a bright, nearly fine copy. A superior copy of a somewhat elusive book rarely found in nice condition. (#152124). N° de réf. du libraire 152124

Poser une question au libraire

Détails bibliographiques

Titre : THE RETURN .

Éditeur : Edward Arnold, London

Date d'édition : 1910

Reliure : Hardcover

Edition : 1st Edition

Description de la librairie

Mail and Internet sales only.

Visitez la page d?accueil du vendeur

Conditions de vente :

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
Conditions de livraison :

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.

Afficher le catalogue du vendeur

Modes de paiement
acceptés par le vendeur

Visa Mastercard American Express Carte Bleue