THE THREE IMPOSTORS or THE TRANSMUTATIONS. Illustrated by Pete Williams. Arthur MACHEN.

THE THREE IMPOSTORS or THE TRANSMUTATIONS. Illustrated by Pete Williams.

Newport, Wales: Three Impostors, 2019. First Edition Thus. Tall octavo, original black boards lettered in white and grey on spine and front panel, grey endpapers, all edges trimmed. 215 pp, illustrated. This new edition bears a new Introduction by James Machin, an essay, 'Calm from the Chaotic', by Hywel Pontin; plus a section 'Notes on the Text' at rear. A fine copy, without dust jacket, as issued. Item #311863

¶ Episodic weird mystery novel incorporating several weird tales, including "Novel of the Black Seal" and "Novel of the White Powder," considered by Bleiler (1983) to be "among the classics of supernatural literature, beautifully narrated, highly imaginative, thought-provoking, even with a note of humor that is seldom noted" (The Guide to Supernatural Fiction, 1983).

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