SELECTED RUSSIAN SHORT STORIES. London: Humphrey Milford Oxford University Press, . Small octavo, pp. [i-iv] v-xiv 1-344 [345-346: blank] [1-3] 4-8 [note: final eight pages are publisher ads dated "6/25"], original olive-green cloth, front and rear panels stamped in blind, spine panel stamped in gold. First edition. Published as volume 287 of "The World's Classics" series. Contains some supernatural material, including Pushkin's often-anthologized "The Queen of Spades" and the more uncommon "Christmas Eve" by Gogol -- not to be confused with another devil story of his, "St. John's Eve." A clean, tight, very good copy. (#134462).