THE WOODLEY LANE GHOST AND OTHER STORIES. Philadelphia: Drexel Biddle, Publisher, 1899. Octavo, pp. [1-10] 11-474 [475-480: blank] [note: last three leaves are blanks], inserted frontispiece (photographic portrait of the author), original pictorial red cloth, front and spine panels stamped in lavender and black. First edition. A mixed collection of twenty-four stories that includes a number of criminous, supernatural and weird tales. Bleiler (1978), p. 55. Hubin (1994), p. 209. Wright (III) 1369. Early owner's signature and date penciled on the front free endpaper. Light wear to cloth at spine ends, page edges just a bit darkened, a solid very good plus copy with a clean, bright binding. (#130263).
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