London: Martin Secker, [1922-23]. First Trade Editions. Two Volumes. Octavo, original light green cloth titled in gilt on spine panel, top page edges trimmed and stained green.  pp. +  pp. FAR OFF THINGS: Issued in September, 1922, one month after the Signed Limited Edition of 100 copies; the American Edition (Knopf) was also issued in August. Hint of tanning towards the edges of the binding, top page edges a bit dusty but a fine, clean copy in the original printed dust jacket, a little browned and with very small closed tears and related chips at the corners and spine tips; small creased area on rear panel. A superior copy of a book rarely found in dust jacket. THINGS NEAR AND FAR: Issued in January, 1923, one month before the American Edition (Knopf) and two months before the Signed Limited Edition of 100 copies. One small closed tear near spine tip; a fine copy in a fine dust jacket. Superb condition. Goldstone & Sweetser Items 20c & 21a. Item #311820
¶ Together, FAR OFF THINGS and THINGS NEAR AND FAR comprise Arthur Machen's autobiographical reminiscences.