TWO STROKES OF THE BELL: A STRANGE STORY. Boston;: W. I. Harris & Co., 1886. Octavo, pp. [3-7] 8-185 [186: blank], original pictorial black cloth, front and spine panels stamped in gold, floral patterned endpapers. First edition. Published in paper wrappers for 25¢, flexible cloth for 50¢ and in cloth for $1, this being one of the latter. "Of amnesia" - Wright. Montague, with co-author Clement Milton Hammond, published the very rare SF novel THE DOCTOR'S MISTAKE OR WHAT MYRTA SAW. AN EXPERIMENT WITH A LIFE (1888). Wright (III) 3797. Owner's name and address dated 1887 on the verso of the front free endpaper. Cloth worn at edges, inner hinges cracked, pulp text paper tanned, still a sound reading copy.
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