THE LUCK OF THE VAILS. Benson.

THE LUCK OF THE VAILS. London: Herbert Jenkins Limited, n.d. Small octavo, pp. [19] 10-320, original orange cloth stamped in black. Later edition. "Luck" is a jeweled goblet bringing fortune and misfortune both to owner; supernatural element minor, serving to initiate criminous developments in plot. "A fairly good mystery, surprisingly modern in tone. The supernatural elements are not as strong as in some of Benson's later work." - Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 137. Ashley, Who's Who in Horror and Fantasy Fiction, p. 32. Wilson, Shadows in the Attic, p. 67. Bleiler (1978), p. 21. Not in Reginald (1979; 1992). A very good copy in very good dust jacket with wear along top and bottom edges and some general dust soiling. (#165821).

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