Asquith, Cynthia (editor); Elizabeth Bowen (introductionist)

Published by James Barrie, London, 1952
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
From Granny Artemis Antiquarian Books (Bremerton, WA, U.S.A.)

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First Edition. Lettering fading on spine otherwise Very Good hardcover, without d/w. A classic collection of ghost stories written specifically for Cynthia Asquith, who had a way of inspiring great work in her impressive social circle. Authors include Rosemary Timperley, G. W. Stonger, L. A. G. Strong, V. S. Pritchett, Walter de la Mare, Rose Macaulay, L. P. Hartley, Mary Fitt Eleanor Farjeon, Lord Dunsany, Elizabeth Bowen, Eileen Bigland, and others, including Asquith herself, whose own ghost stories were eventually collected for an Arkham House edition. Bookseller Inventory # 5236

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Publisher: James Barrie, London

Publication Date: 1952

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Edition: First edition.

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