Item #297049 [HORROR] THE SHADOW ON THE BLIND AND OTHER GHOST STORIES. Mrs. Alfred Baldwin, Louisa.
[HORROR] THE SHADOW ON THE BLIND AND OTHER GHOST STORIES.

[HORROR] THE SHADOW ON THE BLIND AND OTHER GHOST STORIES.

London; New York: J. M. Dent & Co.; Macmillan & Co., 1895.

Hard Cover. First Edition. 8vo.; in publisher’s olive green pictorial cloth, with front cover and spine stamped in white; title page in red and black; with frontispiece, and additional illustrations throughout, several full page; rear joint reinforced by a conservator; with loss to the binding at the head and tail of the spine, and spot of loss to the rear joint; there is a previous owner name pencilled on verso of the front endpaper. ~~Described by Bleiler as “fairly conventional, commercial Victorian ghost stories. [...] ‘The Empty Picture Frame’ has touches that lift it above the other stories.” (Bleiler, Guide to Supernatural Fiction, 82).

Very Good binding.
Item #297049

Price: $350.00

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