THE PARASITE: STORY. New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1895. Small octavo, pp. [1-4]  2-143 [144: blank] [145-152: ads], four inserted plates with illustrations by Howard Pyle, original decorated gray cloth, front and spine panels stamped in gold. First U.S. edition. "Novella in which a repulsive medium falls in love with a young man, and uses her powers in an attempt to destroy him when he rejects her."– Barron (ed), Horror Literature 2-21. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 552. Bleiler (1978), p. 63. Reginald 04501. Green and Gibson A17b. A fine, bright copy. (#147232).
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