THE GOD WITH FOUR ARMS AND OTHER STORIES. Bousfield.

THE GOD WITH FOUR ARMS AND OTHER STORIES. London: Arthur Barker Ltd., [1939]. Octavo, pp. [i-vi] vii [viii] [1-2] 3-248, original blue-gray cloth, spine panel stamped in gold. First edition. The author's first collection of short fiction. Collects twelve stories. “Mixed collection including several weirds: ‘The Unknown Island’ harbors yet another Medusa’s head, and ‘Green Ink’ borrows the plot of Moffatt’s ‘The Mysterious Card.’ Breezy tone overall, very much the sophisticated clubman." - Robert Knowlton. Bleiler (1978), p. 28. Reginald 01673. Hubin (1994), p. 89. Gift inscription on front fee endpaper. Spine lean, water splash on front cover, free endpapers foxed, a bit of foxing to text block early and late, page edges tanned, a sound, good copy. (#150860).

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"First Published in 1939" on copyright page.