London: Holden & Hardingham. . Second Edition. Hardcover. Reprint, first issued by Stanley Paul & Co. in 1909. Small octavo, original red boards titled in black on spine panel.  pp +  pp of ads for other books by Hodgson at rear. Almost no browning to the cheap pulp paper text block, paper is off-white and supple. Small ink stamp from "Wilson's Novel Exchange, Brighton" on front paste-down. Aside from a long scratch to the paper-covered boards on the front panel, a near fine copy. Near Fine. Item #311271
¶ An intense supernatural novel set during a sea-voyage.