(#169893) THE GOD WITH FOUR ARMS AND OTHER STORIES. Bousfield.

THE GOD WITH FOUR ARMS AND OTHER STORIES. London: Arthur Barker Ltd., [1939]. Octavo, pp. [i-vi] vii [viii] [1-2] 3-248, original blue-gray cloth, spine panel stamped in gold. First edition. A presentation copy with signed inscription by Bousfield to "Captain A. Birley" on the front paste-down. The author's first collection of short fiction, twelve stories, "including several weirds: ‘The Unknown Island’ harbors yet another Medusa’s head, and ‘Green Ink’ borrows the plot of Moffatt’s ‘The Mysterious Card.’ Breezy tone overall, very much the sophisticated clubman." - Robert Knowlton. Bleiler (1978), p. 28. Reginald 01673. Hubin (1994), p. 89. A clean, tight, very good copy. (#169893).

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"First Published in 1939" on copyright page.