(#130883) IN GHOSTLY COMPANY. Amyas Northcote.

IN GHOSTLY COMPANY. Ashcroft, British Columbia: Ash-Tree Press, 1997. Octavo, cloth. Later edition. Limited to 400 copies plus a few extras for legal deposit purposes. Reprint of the 1922 John Lane edition with "introduction" by Richard Dalby and "A Bibliographical Tailpiece" by Jack Adrian. Collects thirteen ghost stories; several reprinted by Montague Summers and Hugh Lamb in their anthologies. Traditional tales on traditional themes, nicely done. Northcote's first and only book, he died very suddenly eighteen months after its publication. Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, p. 302. Wilson, Shadows in the Attic, p. 383. Reginald 10757. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. (#130883).

Price: $350.00

See more items by
Printing identification statement for this book:
"This edition published 1997 / ..." on copyright page.