THE STONE AND OTHER STORIES. Auckland: The Pilgrim Press, July 1959. Octavo, illustrated with several unsigned vignettes in the text, stiff card wrappers with pictorial paper overlay. First edition. The New Zealand writer's second book and second collection short fiction. This collection of five stories won the New Zealand Literary Fund Award of Achievement. Faint damp stain to lower right section of rear cover, covers a bit dusty, a very good copy. (#116659).