London: Jupiter Books. . First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. First Edition. Quarto, original black boards titled in silver on spine panel.  pp, illustrated throughout in colour & black & white, pictorial dust jacket. A fine copy in dust jacket. Fine in Dust Jacket. Item #309155
Illustrated history of the lurid British 'Penny Dreads' . Varney the Vampyre, Sawney Beane, Sweeney Todd, Spring-Heeled Jack - a fascinating glipse into a long-forgotten world.