THE LORD FISH. Walter De la Mare.


London: Faber and Faber, n.d., [1933]. Octavo, pp. [1-6] 7-289 [290: acknowledgments and printer's imprint] [291: tailpiece] [292: blank], flyleaves at front and rear, illustrations by Rex Whistler, title page printed in yellow and black, original pictorial purple cloth, front and spine panels stamped in gold, top edge stained yellow, bottom edge untrimmed, pictorial endpapers. First edition. A collection of seven children's fantasy and supernatural tales, with superb illustrations by Rex Whistler. Includes revised versions of four stories first published in the Joy Street series. Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 3-110. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 506. Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, p. 120. Wilson, Shadows in the Attic, p. 176. Bleiler (1978), p.59. Reginald 04030. Spine leaned, some edge rubbing, a good to very good copy in a good dust jacket with mild age darkening to edges and spine panel, tear and tiny chip to upper right front corner, shallow chip to upper spine panel, tears and chips to upper and lower rear panel. (23187). Item #23187

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