(#170081) VICTORIAN GHOST STORIES. Montague Summers.

VICTORIAN GHOST STORIES. London: Simpkin Marshall, Ltd., [1936]. Octavo, pp. [i-vi] vii-xliii [xliv] xlv [xlvi] [1-2] 3-335 [336-338: blank] [note: last leaf is a blank], original blue cloth, spine panel stamped in gold. Second edition, preceded by the 1933 Fortune Press edition. Collection of fourteen stories by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu, Catherine Crowe, Tom Hood, Katharine Tynan, E. and H. Heron, Frederick George Loring ("The Tomb of Sarah") and others with 35-page introduction by Summers. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 1569. Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 2-95. Bleiler (1978), p. 189. Reginald 13867. Private owner's bookplate on the front paste-down. Spine panel sunned, cloth rubbed at edges, a good, internally tight and clean copy. (#170081).

Price: $35.00

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"Fortune Press 1934 / Simpkin Marshall Ltd. 1936" on copyright page.