LIMEHOUSE NIGHTS. New York: Robert M. McBride & Company, 1926. Large octavo, pp. [1-8] [1-2] 3-277 [278: blank], fourteen inserted plates with full-page illustrations by Mahlon Blaine, plus chapter head and tail pieces, original decorated black cloth, front and spine panels stamped in green and gold, top edge stained black, fore-edge untrimmed, bottom edge rough trimmed, pictorial endpapers. First illustrated edition. Burke's first published tales set in London's East End, a collection refused by twelve publishers before Grant Richards accepted and published it in 1916. Queen's Quorum 58. A very good copy. (#161373).
"NEW ILLUSTRATED EDITION, / FIRST PUBLISHED 1926" on copyright page.