THE BELL IN THE FOG AND OTHER STORIES. New York and London: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1905. Octavo, pp. [1-8] [1-2] 3-300  [302-304: blank] [note: final leaf is a blank], inserted frontispiece (photographic portrait of the author), title page printed in orange and black, original dark blue cloth, front and spine panels stamped in gold and blind. First edition. Signed by Atherton on the front free endpaper. This collection of ten stories, including some of Atherton's best supernatural tales, is dedicated to "the master," Henry James. Includes "The Striding Place," her most famous horror story. "Excellent stories." - Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 63. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 3-7. Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, p. 14. Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 3-4. Bleiler (1978), p. 12. Not in Reginald. Smith, American Fiction, 1901-1925 A-337. Baird and Greenwood, An Annotated Bibliography of California Fiction 1664-1970 101. Slight spine lean, just a touch of rubbing to cloth at spine ends and corner tips, a bright, nearly fine copy. Signed copies of this book are uncommon. (#151671).
"Published February, 1905" on copyright page.