THE UNINVITED. Dorothy Macardle.


Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Doran and Company, Inc., 1942. Octavo, pp. [i-vi] vii-viii [ix-x] [1] 2-342, original blue-green cloth, spine stamped in gold. First edition. A brother and sister move to rural Devon and purchase Cliff House in which they find it is haunted by a ghost. The author's best known novel which became a bestseller U. S. (first published in the U. K. as UNEASY FREEHOLD, 1941). Filmed in 1944 with Ray Milland. Ashley, Who's Who in Horror and Fantasy Fiction, p. 124. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 1064. Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, p. 275. In 333. Bleiler (1978), p. 128. Reginald 09409A. Some toning to end papers, some erasures to front free end paper, a clean, nearly fine copy in an attractive very good dust jacket with a small "v" chip to upper front panel, several tiny tears and crease to lower front panel, light wear to spine ends with shallow loss at head of spine panel, mild color fade to spine panel. (25433). Item #25433

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