THE HAUNTED WOMAN. David Lindsay.

THE HAUNTED WOMAN. London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., [1922]. Octavo, pp. [1-8] 1-197 [198: printer's imprint] [199-200: blank] + 8-page publisher's catalogue dated "425" at bottom of page 8 inserted at rear, original decorated orange cloth, front and spine panels stamped in black. First edition, later issue. "An extraordinary metaphysical fantasy, whose great intensity of feeling is not lessened by its painstaking attention to matters of theory." – Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 3-219. "A strangely moving book, profound in its thought, and on the whole well executed." – Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 1020. Cawthorn and Moorcock, Fantasy: The 100 Best Books 33. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 140 (recording a copy without ads). Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature II, pp. 701-09. Bleiler (1978), p. 124. Reginald 09072. Several faint stains to cloth, but a very good, attractive copy. A much better than average copy of Lindsay's scarcest book. (#149379).

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"First Published in 1922" on copyright page.