CURSED BE THE TREASURE. New York: Macy-Masius: Publishers, 1928. Octavo, pp. [i-vi] vii-viii [1-2] 3-310 [311-312: blank] [note: last leaf is a blank], original green cloth, front and spine panels stamped in yellow, top edge stained yellow, other edges untrimmed. First U.S. edition. Seafaring novel about a pirate hoard that wreaks supernatural vengeance on its seekers. Contemporary reviews favorably compared the novel to work by Conrad and Stevenson. Ashley, Who's Who in Horror and Fantasy Fiction, p. 69. Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, pp. 136-37. In 333. Bleiler (1948), p. 102. Reginald 04509. A fine copy in nearly fine pictorial dust jacket (illustrated by E. A. Cox) with just a touch of general dust soiling. The jacket is quite attractive overall. (#152578).
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