THE BLOOMSBURY WONDER. Thomas Burke.

THE BLOOMSBURY WONDER. London: The Mandrake Press, 1929. Small octavo, pp. [1-4] 5-102 [103] [104: printer's imprint], original decorated boards with black cloth shelf back, printed paper label affixed to spine panel. First edition. Short novel of mass murder in London, later collected in DARK NIGHTS (1944). "His most famous (and best) story ..." - Barron (ed), Horror Literature 3-41. Ashley, Who's Who in Horror and Fantasy Fiction, p. 46. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 308. Wilson, Shadows in the Attic, p. 121. Queen, The Detective Short Story, p. 15. Bleiler (1948), p. 65. Hubin, p. 58. A fine copy in fine pictorial dust jacket. A common book, but an uncommonly nice copy. (#10408).

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