SIGNS & WONDERS. Beresford.

SIGNS & WONDERS. Waltham Saint Lawrence, Berkshire: The Golden Cockerel Press, 1921. Octavo, pp. [1-8] 9-151 [152-160: blank] [note: last four leaves are blanks, last two used as rear free endpaper and paste-down], true endpapers at front, original cream decorated boards, front and spine panels printed in orange, all edges untrimmed. First edition. The third publication of the press, limited to 1500 copies. Collects seventeen stories. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-113. Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 3-30. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 153. Bleiler, Science-Fiction: The Early Years 185. Stableford, Scientific Romance in Britain 1890-1950, pp. 107-08. Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, p. 31. Wilson, Shadows in the Attic, p. 72. Bleiler (1978), p. 21. Reginald 01160. Light stain at lower spine end, mild bump to lower spine end, another at upper front corner tip, spine panel just a bit tanned, endpapers tanned (as is usually the case),endpapers, a very good copy. A decent copy of a book which does not age gracefully. (#137635).

Price: $100.00

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No statement of printing. "THIS EDITION OF 1500 / COPIES FINISHED ON THE / 15TH. OF JUNE / 1921" on page 151.