(#170239) JASON AND OTHER STORIES. Croker, nee Sheppard.

JASON AND OTHER STORIES. London: Chatto & Windus, 1899. Octavo, pp. [1-8] [1-2] 3-256 + 32-page publisher's catalogue dated "Mar. 1899" inserted at rear, original decorated blue cloth, front and spine panels stamped in gold and blind, all edges untrimmed. First edition. Collects eight short stories, two of them supernatural: "Trooper Thompson's Information" and "Mrs. Posonby's Dream." Not in Wolff, who had seventeen other titles by her, commenting, "Most of her novels deal either with India or Ireland. She avoids social and political issues and concentrates on her (mostly upper-class) personages. She is always entertaining." Wilson, Shadows in the Attic, p. 161. Loeber and Loeber C438. Endpapers lightly foxed, a tight, bright, nearly fine copy. (#170239).

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