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New York: Doubleday & McClure Company, 1899. Octavo, pp. [1-6] 7 [8-10] 11-303 [304: blank], original pictorial blue-gray cloth, front panel stamped in white and black, spine panel stamped in white. First U.S. edition. The author's first collection of short fiction. Collects eleven stories, mostly weird or fantastic. The first, "Moon Stricken," tells of a "natural telescope lens which enables the protagonist to view the horrific life on the surface of the moon" [Locke]. "Interesting stories." - Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 342. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 3-45. Clute and Grant (eds), The Encyclopedia of Fantasy, pp. 164-65. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 47. Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, p. 70. Wilson, Shadows in the Attic, p. 131. Bleiler (1978), p. 39. Reginald 02559.
New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company Publishers, . Octavo, pp. [1-4] [i-vi] vii-viii [ix-x]  2-318 [319-324: blank] [note: title leaf tipped in; first and last three leaves are blanks], title page printed in orange and black, original decorated gray cloth, front and spine panels stamped in orange and gold. First U.S. edition. Mixed collection of seventeen stories including ghostly tales, visionary fantasies, whimsies, and a werewolf story. Schlobin, The Literature of Fantasy 195. Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, p. 70. Wilson, Shadows in the Attic, p. 132. Bleiler (1978), p. 39. Not in Reginald (1979; 1992).