ADAM GRAINGER AND OTHER STORIES ... New Edition. London: Richard Bently and Son, 1890. Octavo, pp. [i-v] vi  2-467 [468: printer's imprint] [469-470: blank], blue cloth, spine stamped in gold. First edition. The short novel ADAM GRAINGER was published by Bentley in 1876. This "new edition" adds seven stories, five of which appeared there for the first time in a book. This mixed collection of Victorian sensation fiction includes two ghost stories, "Gina Montani" and "A Mysterious Visitor." The promising "All Souls' Eve" is a rationalized ghost story. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 1735. Wilson, Shadows in the Attic, p. 501. Not in Bleiler (1948; 1978). Hubin (1994), p. 875. See Sadleir 3325a. Rebound in reinforced library binding with the bookplate of the Great Northern Railway Literary Society, King's Cross Station affixed to the front paste-down. a solid, good copy. (#147121).
"New Edition" on title page.