THE ITALIAN CHEST AND OTHER STORIES. London: Martin Secker, . Octavo, pp. [1-4] 5 [6-8] 9-415 [416: blank], original red cloth, front and rear panels ruled in blind, spine panel stamped in gold, top edge stained red, other edges untrimmed. First edition. Collects sixteen stories set in Yorkshire. A clean, bright, nearly fine copy in good printed dust jacket with wear at edges, shallow loss at spine ends and corner tips, darkened spine panel, and general dust soiling. Rare in jacket. (#150968).
"First published 1939" on copyright page.