THE BISHOP OF HELL. Marjorie Bowen, Gabrielle Margaret Vere Campbell Long.


London: The Bodley Head, 1949. Octavo, cloth. First edition. A collection of twelve stories including the nasty "Kecksies" and other excellent tales selected by Bowen as her personal favorites with perceptive introduction by Michael Sadleir. " of the great supernatural writers of this century." - Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, pp. 50-1. Ashley, Who's Who in Horror and Fantasy Fiction, p. 41. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 247. See Barron (ed), Horror Literature 3-33. See Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 4-41. A very good copy, previous owners signature to free end paper, in a very good price clipped dust jacket with chipping to spine ends, rubbing to folds, wear along bottom edge. (7919). Item #7919

Price: $225.00