THE MAKER OF MOONS. New York, London: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1896. Octavo, pp. [1-12] 1-401 [402: blank] [403-404: ads] [note: first leaf is a blank], original pictorial blue cloth, front panel stamped in orange, white and gold, spine panel stamped in white, t.e.g., other edges untrimmed. First edition. Collects eight stories, four of which deal with the supernatural. "The most notable is the title story, still read today ... colorful and effective ..." – Bleiler, Supernatural Fiction Writers: Fantasy and Horror, p. 742. Ashley, Who's Who in Horror and Fantasy Fiction, p. 52. Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 2-26. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 365. Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, p. 75. Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 3-51. Bleiler (1978), p. 41. Reginald 02817. Wright (III) 974. Some rubbing and fraying to spine ends, light rubbing to corners, some rubbing to front cover, some moderate soiling, a very good copy. (#125449).
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