THE FIVE JARS. London: Edward Arnold & Co., 1922. Octavo, pp. [1-4] 5  7 [8-10] 11-172, seven inserted plates with illustrations by Gilbert James, original orange cloth, front and spine panels stamped in black, fore-edge rough-trimmed, bottom edge untrimmed. First edition. "A semi-juvenile story told in the form of a long letter to a young friend ... Light, fanciful, mildly ironic, and very pleasurable reading." - Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 914. Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 3-192. Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, p. 234. In 333. Bleiler (1978), p. 108. Reginald 07816. A touch of rubbing to spine ends, corner tips and along outer joints, several light stains to rear cover, mild foxing to first few and last few leaves, top edge dusty, front hinge starting, still an attractive very good copy of a book usually found in retched condition. (#156144).