THE SLEEPING & THE DEAD: THIRTY UNCANNY TALES. Chicago: Pellegrini & Cudahy. . Octavo, cloth. First edition. Collects thirty stories by M. R. James, Edith Wharton, Henry S. Whitehead, Ray Bradbury, Carl Jacobi, H. R. Wakefield, Robert Bloch, Algernon Blackwood, H. P. Lovecraft, and others. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 528. Jones and Newman (eds), Horror: 100 Best Books 50. Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 4-261. Early owner's bookplate affixed to front paste-down. A bright, very good copy in very good dust jacket with touch of wear at upper spine end and rear corner tips, some minor rubbing and dust soiling and some fade of red ink on spine panel. A nice copy overall. (#157719).
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