Boston: John W. Luce & Company. . First American Edition. First American edition, first printing (printed on laid paper watermarked "D [enclosed within a single rule diamond] QUEEN LAID"). Octavo. Black cloth backed brown paper boards with gilt designs and title on front cover, title on spine. 207 pages. Minor shelf wear, previous owners name in small holograph to upper corner of front pastedown, occasional small spots of soiling, generally a very good, clean copy. Signed by the author "DUNSANY" in his bold and distinctive script on the front free endpaper. The American editions of this title lack the short Preface found in the Talbot and Unwin editions, and have rearranged contents. Item #310073
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