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

THE BISHOP OF HELL.

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. "...one 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