THE KA OF GIFFORD HILLARY. London: Hutchinson, . Octavo, cloth. First edition. The ghost of man killed by a death ray discovers a Russian plot against the British military and must find a way to communicate this information to the world of the living. An "interesting mix of horror novel and spy novel with a narrower focus, briefer time span and greater concern with character than usual for Wheatley." - Barron (ed), Horror Literature 4-321. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 1695. Reginald 15200. Hubin (1994), p. 855. Previous owner's signature on front free endpaper. A fine copy in near fine dust jacket with light rubbing at edges and dust soiling to rear panel. (#112999).
"First published 1956" on copyright page.