COLD HARBOUR. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1925. Octavo, pp. [1-10] 1-292 [293: colophon] [294: blank], title page printed in green and black, original decorated dark blue cloth, front and spine panels stamped in yellow, purple and gold, running Borzoi stamped in blind on rear panel, top edge stained yellow, other edges rough-trimmed. First U.S. edition. A "subtle" and "artistic" novel of supernatural horror "told with singular skill through the juxtaposed narratives of the several characters... in which an ancient house of strange malignancy is powerfully delineated." – Lovecraft, Supernatural Horror in Literature, p. 79. "The sort of story that E. F. Benson might have written, but more skillfully handled." – Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 1748. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 3-218. In 333. Bleiler (1978), p. 214. Reginald 15737. NCBEL IV 782. Spine panel a trifle dull, else a tight, clean, very good copy. (#80184).
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