Ghost Stories and Other Queer Tales

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Published by Lon: C. Arthur Pearson Ltd., Henrietta Street, W.C., 1931
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Anonymous. Ghost Stories and Other Queer Tales. Lon: C. Arthur Pearson Ltd., Henrietta Street, W.C., nd [1931], 256 pp. *** A collection of sixteen (16) short stories of horror and the supernatural gleaned from the 1916 and 1918 issues of the British pulp Novel Magazine. Contents include The Armless Man (W. G. Litt); The Terror by Night (Lewis Lister); The Last Ascent (E. R. Punshon); The Mailed Foot (Hermina Black and Edith Blair-Staples); The Pipers of Mallory (Theo. Douglas); The Jungle (Paul Eardley); The Eighth Lamp (Roy Vickers); The Unknown Quantity (E. R. Punshon); The Tomtom Clue (Cecil Morgan and Scudamore Jarvis); The Case of Sir Alister Moeran (Margaret Strickland); The Kiss (M. E. Royce); The Goth (Roy Vickers); The Tragedy at the Loup Noir (Gladys Stern); The Haunted Chessmen (E. R. Punshon); The Second Chance (Hubert Dayne); and The Man Who Got Back (William Pollock). *** Bound in black cloth boards and spine with orange spooky orange lettering on the front cover and on spine. The covers are clean with very light wear, a tiny hole in the cloth of the back joint. The contents are clean and complete in a good binding. *** 7.5 inches tall by 5.25 inches. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: Ghost Stories and Other Queer Tales
Publisher: Lon: C. Arthur Pearson Ltd., Henrietta Street, W.C.
Publication Date: 1931
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good

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Book Description Pearson. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Undated. No dust jacket. Previous owner's name on inside cover. Shelfwear to black cloth cover along spine edge. Slight tan to page edges. Navy, Army and Air Force Institutes stamp on opening page. Good condition book. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Seller Inventory # mon0008390463

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Book Description C. Arthur Pearson, London, 1111 First Edition. Hardback. No Dust Jacket., 1111. 8vo. pp 256. Original publisher's black cloth, lettered red on spine and on front cover. No date, [1931]. Contributors include: Hermina Black and Edith Blair-Staples, Roy Vickers, E. R. Punhshon, Ceccil Morgan, Scudamore Jarvis, Gladys Stern. Very slight lean, with slight foxing in text and very slight fading at spine, otherwise very good. Seller Inventory # C17116

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Book Description C. Arthur Pearson London, London. VG. Seller Inventory # 005424

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Book Description C. Arthur Pearson Ltd. n.d. [1931]., London, 1931. Octavo, pp. [1-6] 7-256, original black cloth, front and spine panels stamped in red. First collected edition. An omnibus volume combining UNCANNY STORIES (1916) and MORE UNCANNY STORIES (1918), which in turn were selected from PEARSON'S NOVEL MAGAZINE. Includes two early stories by noted mystery writer Roy Vickers; also death premonition story by Theo. Douglas (Mrs. H. D. Everett). Routine commercial work of World War I-era. On the plus side, it should be noted that these are stories seldom encountered elsewhere. "Mostly crude horror." - Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 690. Bleiler (1978), p. 7. Reginald 05932. A clean, very good copy. A scarce book. (#151120). Seller Inventory # 151120

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Book Description C. Arthur Pearson Ltd. n.d., London, United Kingdom, 1931. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good +. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 1st Edition. First UK Edition, First Printing. This is the true first edition, first printing (first impression) Octavo, pp. [1-6] 7-256, original black cloth, front and spine panels lettering in orange. Includes two early stories by noted mystery writer Roy Vickers; also a death premonition story by Theo. Douglas (Mrs. H. D. Everett). Neat inscription and date on the front paste-down and free endpaper respectively. Clean pages and tight binding - small chip to upper spine and light wear to the lower edges. Some loss, chipping, tears and some stain marks to the jacket which is bright and complete. Uncommon especially in a jacket. Seller Inventory # 005143

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Book Description C. Arthur Pearson Ltd. n.d. [1931]., London, 1931. Octavo, pp. [1-6] 7-256, original black cloth, front and spine panels stamped in orange. First collected edition. An omnibus volume combining UNCANNY STORIES (1916) and MORE UNCANNY STORIES (1918), which in turn were selected from PEARSON'S NOVEL MAGAZINE. Includes two early stories by noted mystery writer Roy Vickers; also a death premonition story by Theo. Douglas (Mrs. H. D. Everett). Routine commercial work of World War I-era. On the plus side, it should be noted that these are stories seldom encountered elsewhere. "Mostly crude horror." - Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 690. Bleiler (1978), p. 7. Reginald 05932. Early owner's signature and date on the front paste-down and free endpaper respectively. A few fox marks to page edges, mostly top edge, a bright, nearly fine copy in a good pictorial dust jacket with wear and short tears at edges and some general dust soiling. A nice copy of a scarce book rarely found in jacket. (#148346). Seller Inventory # 148346

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