London: Noel Douglas. (1927). First Edition. First edition. Octavo, original green paper-covered boards titled in black on spine panel. 286 pp. Spine chipped and torn at edges, heavily chipped at base of spine. A good reading copy. A facsimile colour printing reproducing the original dust jacket design by Mary Blight Bond has been affixed to the front free endpaper. Item #311568
¶ An occult thriller which depicts a battle between two rival groups of magicians. "A young woman is manoeuvred into the astral plane where she spies on a cadre of hopeful secret masters and becomes involved with a psychic vampire who is also a werewolf." - Clute and Grant (eds), The Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1997).