THE HAPPY GHOST AND OTHER STORIES. London: William Heinemann Ltd, . Octavo, pp. [1-8]  2-280, original blue cloth, front panel ruled in blind, spine panel stamped in gold, Heinemann windmill device stamped in blind on rear panel, bottom edge untrimmed. First edition. Twenty short stories, including at least three with supernatural content ("The Happy Ghost," "Before Dinner," and "God and the Bud Openers"). "Undistinguished." - Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 104. The author was a British physician and civil servant. Bleiler (1978), p. 17. Not in Reginald (1979; 1992). A couple of small spots to cloth on front cover, a very good copy. A scarce book. (#157153).
"First Published in book form in 1925" on copyright page.