THE MAN WITH THE X-RAY EYES & OTHER STORIES FROM THE FRONT. Translated from the Norwegian by Nils Flaten. New York and London: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1930. Octavo, pp. [i-vi] vii [viii] ix [x] [1-2] 3-276 [277-278: blank] [note: last leaf is a blank], eight full-page (uncredited) illustrations, original brown boards with pinkish brown cloth shelf back, printed label affixed to spine panel, decorated endpapers, top edge stained yellow, fore and bottom edges rough trimmed. First edition in English. Thirteen short stories about World War I, written in the manner of a memoir. Several of the stories, including "The Chameleon" and "The Man With the X-Ray Eyes," have fantastic elements. A fine copy in a defective pictorial dust jacket with light wear along top and bottom edges and about seven-eighths of the spine panel missing. The jacket is rarely found in any condition. (#150969).
First edition so stated on copyright page. Also code "B-E."