THE SHEPHERD'S CALENDAR. Edinburgh: William Blackwood ... London: T. Cadell, 1829. 12mo, two volumes: pp. [1-8]  2-341 [342: blank]; [1-6]  2-326, half title leaf in each volume, recent three-quarter brown leather and marbled boards, front, spine and rear panels stamped in gold, red and black leather spine labels, t.e.g. First edition. Collection of twenty-one stories of which thirteen are supernatural. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 837. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy Volume II, p. 62. Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, p. 206. Wilson, Shadows in the Attic, p. 263. Not in Garside, Raven and Schöwerling (who do include collections of short fiction, although they focus on novels). Not in Sadleir or Wolff. Some scattered foxing to text blocks, but generally a clean, very good copy in a handsome modern binding. (#153340).
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