London: Faber & Faber Limited. 1930. First Edition (& 1st printing). Hardcover. First edition. Octavo, original black cloth, gilt titles to spine, small device in gilt on front panel.  pp., decorated throughout with lovely fine wood engravings by Rivers. Minor rubbing to covers, a nearly fine copy. Near Fine. Item #312763
¶ Collects eight short stories including the excellent supernatural tales 'A Recluse', 'Crewe' and 'The Green Room'. De la Mare "make[s] a significant contribution to the supernatural genre by exploring new areas of the relationship between the everyday world, the magical and the macabre." - Neil Wilson, Shadows in the Attic .