THE MAGICIAN AND OTHER STORIES ... With an Introduction by W. Somerset Maugham. New York: The Viking Press, 1946. Octavo, cloth. First edition. German writer's posthumously published last collection of short fiction. Nine stories plus the first few pages of an unfinished novel. The translators of the various items are listed on the last page of the text. Bleiler (1978), p. 76. A very good copy in good dust jacket with shelf wear at edges, some rubbing, and a 15 mm v-chip at top edge of rear panel. (#118560).
"Published by The Viking Press in November 1946" on copyright page.