Item #312684 GHOST STORIES OF AN ANTIQUARY. With Four Illustrations by the Late James McBryde. M. R. JAMES, Montague Rhodes.
GHOST STORIES OF AN ANTIQUARY. With Four Illustrations by the Late James McBryde.

GHOST STORIES OF AN ANTIQUARY. With Four Illustrations by the Late James McBryde.

London: Edward Arnold, 41 & 43 Maddox Street, Bond Street W., 1912. First Edition, Sixth Impression. Hardcover. Octavo, original tan rough buckram cloth titled in black and ruled in red on spine and front panel. 270 pp. + 16 pp publisher's catalogue at rear, dated Spring, 1912. Frontispiece with tissue guard plus three additional full-page black & white plates by McBryde throughout the text. Moderate foxing to endpapers; a fine copy in excellent condition. Very Good. Item #312684

¶ The author's first book, originally issued in this format in 1904, comprising eight tales of the supernatural. A seminal volume of English ghost stories, likely the most important book by the foremost English writer of supernatural fiction.

Price: $575.00