[London]: Ghost Story Press. 2003. First Edition, First Impression. Octavo, original dark green cloth stamped in black, marbled endpapers. 267 pp. 250 copies printed. THE DEDICATION COPY, with the printed dedication "For Richard Dalby / Unsurpassed at book-finding and anthologist supreme / With thanks for so many kindnesses", and underneath this the hand-written inscription by the author to the dedicatee - "Richard - The dedication says it all really but I hope the ghosts within may walk again for you / David October 2003". This copy is additionally signed by the author on the title page, and is bound in a much darker shade of green cloth than any other copies seen by me - all other copies have been in a light green cloth stamped in black, this is a very dark green cloth. Small bit of wear near top front hinge fold; a very good to near fine copy, without dust jacket as issued. Item #311754
¶ The final Ghost Story Press book, a collection of 28 ghostly tales by Rowlands, with an Introduction by Richard Dalby, a Bibliographical note and a photograph of Rowlands, Dalby, Kat Cormie & David Tibet at the grave of M.R. James.