New York, London: D. Appleton-Century Company, Incorporated, 1937. Octavo, pp. [i-vi] vii-xii [xiii-xiv] [1-2] 3-406, original blue cloth, front and spine panels stamped in gold. First edition. Collects eleven stories, including "Afterward," Wharton's most chilling ghost story. "One of America's finest writers of ghost stories." - Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, p. 460. "A landmark volume in supernatural fiction." - Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 1688. Ashley, Who's Who in Horror and Fantasy Fiction, p. 181. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 3-208. Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature II, pp. 612-15. Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 3-251. Bleiler (1978), p. 207. Reginald 15185.
New York, London: D. Appleton & Company, 1926. Octavo, pp. [1-6] 1-324  [326: blank], original dark blue moire patterned cloth, front and spine panels stamped in gold, pictorial endpapers, fore and bottom edges rough-trimmed. First edition. First printing with "(1)" below last line of text on page . Collects six stories, including "Miss Mary Pask" and a vampire tale "Bewitched." Ashley, Who's Who in Horror and Fantasy Fiction, p. 181. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 1687. Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 3-252. Bleiler (1978), p. 207. Reginald 15186.