(#172351) THE LADY OF THE ISLAND. Guy Boothby, Newell.

THE LADY OF THE ISLAND. London: John Long, 12, 13 and 14 Norris Street, Haymarket, n.d. 1915?]. Small octavo, pp. 318, inserted frontispiece and title leaf, publisher's orange cloth stamped in black and blind. Later printing. A collection of eleven short stories of adventure and romance, including several weird tales. "The Black Lady of Brin Tor" is an effective ghost story. Ashley, Who's Who in Horror and Fantasy Fiction, p. 40. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 231. Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, p. 47. Bleiler (1978), p. 27. Not in Reginald (1979; 1992). Hubin (1994), p. 87. Inner front hinge cracked, a good copy in very good 1/6 pictorial dust jacket. The rear panel of the jacket advertises the "complete list" of John Long's Seven Penny Novels "for 1915." (#172351).

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