THE HOUSE OF LOST IDENTITY: TALES & DRAWINGS ... With an Introduction by James Branch Cabell. New York: Robert M. McBride & Company, 1927. Octavo, pp. [i-viii] ix-xi [xii-xvi] [1-2] 3-324 [325-326] [327-328: blank] [note: last leaf is a blank], original decorated black cloth, front and spine panels stamped in gold, top edge stained green. First edition. A presentation copy with brief signed inscription by Corley dated 1927 to Howard S. Neilson on the front paste-down. "Collection of stories whose style presents an odd mixture of the ornamental and the calculatedly naive." - Barron (ed), Fantasy and Horror (1999) 5-67. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 435. Bleiler (1978), p. 50. Reginald 03439. A very good copy with bright gold stamping. (#164014).
"FIRST PUBLISHED, MAY, 1927 on copyright page.