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[North Yorkshire]: Tartarus Press, . Octavo, boards. First edition, first printing. Limited to 350 copies. Collects thrity seven of the author's best tales. Introduction by Mark Valentine.
London & New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, . Octavo, pp. [1-8] 1-220 [221: blank] [222: publisher’s device] [223-224: blank] [note: last leaf is a blank], original green cloth, front and spine panels stamped in gold, fore and bottom edges untrimmed. First edition. A presentation copy with contemporary signed inscription by Hartley on front free end paper: "Alfred / from / Leslie / with my love / June 1924." Hartley's scarce first book collecting seventeen stories, including several later reprinted in The Travelling Grave (1948). "Hartley is the master of the double entendre and sinister talk at cross purposes." – Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction, p. 228. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 3-80.