(#173618) THE CHARWOMAN'S SHADOW. Lord Dunsany, Edward Plunkett.

THE CHARWOMAN'S SHADOW. New York and London: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1926. Octavo, pp. [1-2] [i-ii] iii-v [vi] 1 [2] 3-294 [295-296: blank], publisher's decorated blue cloth, front and spine panels stamped in black, top edge stained yellow, mottled blue endpapers. First U.S. edition. An impoverished young nobleman rescues shadows imprisoned by a cunning sorcerer. "An excellent fantasy in the tradition of George MacDonald." - Barron (ed), Fantasy and Horror (1999) 5-90. "In many ways this volume alone justifies Dunsany's important place in the history of fantasy." - Tymn (ed), Fantasy Literature, pp. 79-80. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 583. Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature I, pp. 232-35. In 333. Bleiler (1978), p. 65. Reginald 04607. Anderson I.44.b.1. Cloth rubbed at edges, spine panel a bit darkened, a very good copy in very good or better pictorial dust jacket with light wear at upper spine end and corners, and tiny nick to spine panel. A very attractive example of the jacket. (#173618).

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