UNHOLY RELICS AND OTHER UNCANNY TALES. London: Edward Arnold & Co., . Octavo, pp. [1-5] 6 [7-9] 10-184, original decorated gray boards with cream cloth shelf back, front and spine panels stamped in black. First edition. "Antiquarian ghost stories, rather lurid in treatment; 'Borgia Pomade' and 'Bring Out Your Dead' probably the best of the lot." - Robert Knowlton. Ashley, Who's Who in Horror and Fantasy Fiction, p. 62. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 470. Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, p. 113. Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 4-85. Bleiler (1978), p. 56. Reginald 03812. A fine copy in near fine dust jacket with mild dust soiling, touch of shelf wear at lower spine end, and clipped price. (#126047).
"FIRST PUBLISHED 1947" on copyright page.