SIX SHORT STORIES being CAPTAIN ALICANT, THE COUNTERSIGN, THE HAVELOCK, OF LOSS, THE POT OF GOLD & THE TENEMENT HOUSE in Harpers Monthly for June -November, 1861, first edition, some wear to spine extremities and corner tips, else a tight, bright vg copy in the publishers original cloth. Fitz-James O'Brien, a most promising young writer who emigrated to the U.S. from England in 1852, died a decade later while taking part in the American Civil War. All the tales appeared here 20 years before his first book. Two of these, THE HAVELOCK & THE POT OF GOLD were indeed included in that first volume. Bookseller Inventory # 07053
Title: CAPTAIN ALICANT, THE COUNTERSIGN, THE ...
Publication Date: 1861
Edition: First Edition.
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