IN THE BEGINNING. [Florence, Italy]: Privately Printed, 1927. Large octavo, pp. [1-6] 7-259 [260: blank], original decorated cream boards with black leather label affixed to spine panel, all edges untrimmed. First edition. Limited to 700 numbered copies signed by Douglas. "A capricious reworking of many themes from ancient mythology, amusing and witty." - Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 546. Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 3-114. Bleiler (1978), p. 63. Reginald 04479. Woolf A26a. Corner tips worn, a nearly fine copy. (#131360).
"This Edition is limited to seven hundred copies numbered and signed by the Author ..." on limitation page.