STORIES NEAR AND FAR. London: John Lane The Bodley Head Limited, [1926]. Octavo, pp. [1-8] [1] 2-302 [303-304: blank] [305-312: ads], original decorated red cloth, front and spine panels stamped in yellow, top edge stained red. First edition. Mixed collection including several criminous and fantastic tales; "The Song of Oo-Oo," a prehistoric fantasy, "Pontifex," a man haunted by his criminal past, "The Golden Journey of Mr. Paradyne," a fantastic allegory about the gift of life, and possibly others. Angenot and Khouri, "An International Bibliography of Prehistoric Fiction," SFS, VIII (March 1981), 45. Bleiler (1978), p. 125. Not in Reginald (1979; 1992). Mild tanning and foxing to fore and bottom edges of text block and endpapers, a very good copy. (#114060).

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"First published in 1926" on copyright page.