THE MAN WITH THE BLACK FEATHER, Translated by Edgar Jepson. Illustrated by Charles M. Relyea.

Toronto: McLeod and Allen, Publishers. [1912]. First Canadian Edition. Hardcover. First Canadian Edition, from the US sheets; the title page is a cancel. Octavo, original tan cloth titled and ruled in red, design of a feather in black on upper cover and spine.314 + [8] pp ads at rear. Frontispiece and two additional full-page black & white plates by Relyea inserted in the text. Spine panel darkened and dull; name in pencil on front free endpaper; otherwise a very good copy. The Canadian issue of this book is very scarce. Very Good. Item #309502

¶ Melodramatic sensational novel of crime and the occult. The protagonist is periodically possessed by the spirit of the long- dead villain 'Cartouche'. Earlier translated in English as THE DOUBLE LIFE (1909).

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