FROM DOOR TO DOOR: A BOOK OF ROMANCES, FANTASIES, WHIMSIES AND LEVITIES. Bernard Capes, Edward Joseph.

FROM DOOR TO DOOR: A BOOK OF ROMANCES, FANTASIES, WHIMSIES AND LEVITIES. New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company Publishers, [1900]. Octavo, pp. [1-4] [i-vi] vii-viii [ix-x] [1] 2-318 [319-324: blank] [note: title leaf tipped in; first and last three leaves are blanks], title page printed in orange and black, original decorated gray cloth, front and spine panels stamped in orange and gold. First U.S. edition. Mixed collection of seventeen stories with whimsies, visionary fantasies and ghostly tales, including the humorous ghost-story "The Lady Killer" and the werewolf tale "The Sword of Corporal Lacoste." Schlobin, The Literature of Fantasy 195. Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, p. 70. Wilson, Shadows in the Attic, p. 132. Bleiler (1978), p. 39. Not in Reginald (1979; 1992). Cloth lightly worn at tail of spine panel and rubbed at head of spine panel and corner tips, small sticker stain on front free endpaper, a very good, bright copy. (#64015).

Price: $150.00

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