SHAFTS FROM AN EASTERN QUIVER. Illustrated by Arthur Pearse.
Price: $50.00 USD
Place Published: London
Publisher: George Newnes Limited.
Date Published: 1894.
Edition: First Edition, First Printing
Condition: Very Good
Book Id: 303423
First Edition. Octavo, original decorated grey cloth blocked and titled in black and brown on front cover, titled in gilt and decorated in black & brown on spine. Decorated endpapers. 279 pp. Frontispiece and numerous plates within the text. Small bookplate, inner hinges cracked, slight wear to spine tips; a bright, very good copy.
¶ Connected series of Oriental short stories collected from THE STRAND magazine. Fantasy & supernatural; a suspended animation tale of a woman frozen in ice, a tale of a man-sized spider, etc.