MAN OVERBOARD! Francis Marion Crawford.

MAN OVERBOARD! ...

New York: The Macmillan Company. London: Macmillan & Co., Ltd. 1903. Small octavo, pp. [1-6] 7-96 1-[6] ads [7-8: blank] [note: last leaf is a blank], three inserted plates, including a sepia-tone photographic portrait of the author employed as frontispiece, title page printed in black and brown, original pictorial green cloth, front and spine panels stamped in black, top edge stained green, decorated endpapers. First edition. "A sailor who has been washed overboard returns as a revenant. Material horror, but effective." - Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 447. "... an effective tale of ghostly vengeance." - Sullivan, The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, p. 100. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, pp. 60-61. Bleiler (1978), p. 52. Reginald 03545. BAL 4216 (not noting this binding variant). Corners slightly bumped, mild rubbing to spine ends and corner tips as well as front spine edge, a nearly fine copy. (15078). Item #15078

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