A CENTURY OF THRILLERS: FROM POE TO ARLEN. With a Foreword by James Agate. Fifth Impression. London: Daily Express Publications, 1934. Octavo, pp. [1-8] 9-1087 [1088 blank] [note: first leaf is a blank], illustrations, original pictorial green cloth, front and spine panels stamped in black. Fifth printing. Mammoth 1087-page anthology collecting forty-seven stories by twenty-two authors including Wilkie Collins, R. H. Barham, Mrs. Henry Wood, A. J. Alan, Elizabeth Gaskell, J. S. Fletcher, Anthony Trollope, Frederick Marryat and others. "A good collection of classical material" - Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 361. Bleiler (1978), p. 7. Reginald 02787. Cloth worn at edges, spine panel sunned, cloth spotted, endpapers foxed, a sound reading copy. (#163455).
"FIFTH IMPRESSION" on copyright page.