HABEAS CORPUS AND OTHER STORIES. Cleveland and New York: The World Publishing Company, . Octavo, cloth. First U.S. edition. The 1962 UK edition from Hamish Hamilton preceded this American edition. Eight short stories with a scholarly flavor by the British classical scholar, critic and novelist Peter Green (b. 1924). "The House Hunters" tells of a visit to a haunted rectory. The author's Ph.D. thesis (from Cambridge) was on Roman magic. A fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket with just a hint of rubbing at spine ends. A lovely copy. (#167477).
First edition so stated on copyright page.