New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1972 [1953-1965]. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. 4to., unpaginated, G+/VG-; DJ, spine tan with white/red and black lettering, tan pictorial covers; rubbing to covers of DJ, mild fading to spine (lettering clear and legible), small closed tear towards hinge of back cover; price uncut "$12.95" to front flap crossed out with revised price of "5.95" written in pencil; DJ protected by mylar; yellow cloth boards, lettering/design identical to DJ; moderate wear to boards (e.g., rubbing to covers, fading/bumping/chipping to head and tail of spine, rubbing/foxing to edges, age-toning/foxing to text-block), interior clean; an anthology of 15 stories "difficult and expensive to find in their original editions"; titles include (1) THE UNSTRUNG HARP, (2) THE LISTING ATTIC, (3) THE DOUBTFUL GUEST, (4) THE OBJECT-LESSON, (5) THE BUG BOOK, (6) THE FATAL LOZENGE, (7) THE HAPLESS CHILD, (8) THE CURIOUS SOFA, (9) THE WILLOWDALE HANDCAR, (10) THE GASHLYCRUMB TINIES, (11) THE INSECT GOD, (12) THE WEST WING, (13) THE WUGGLY UMP, (14) THE SINKING SPELL, (15) THE REMEMBERED VISIT; 2 pp. frontispiece to title page; shelved Case 0. Dupont.
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