London: Chapman & Hall, Limited, 1895. First Edition. Hardcover. Item #19049
Blue cloth elaborately ornated in gold and green on the cover and the spine, top edge gilt, decorated endpapers. Cloth is rubbed, corners and spine ends worn, previous owner's blind stamp to front free endpaper, covers slightly bent. A good+ copy. Includes The Demon Conger by Eden Phillpotts, The Bishop's Ghost and the Printer's Baby by Frank R. Stockton, the first installment of A Hard Woman by Violet Hunt, Bad Matches by Anthony Hope, Experiences of Inspector Battle: The Murder at Jex Farm by George Ira Brett. Also includes contributions by George Gissing, Mary Eleanor Wilkins, Joseph Strange and others. ; Octavo.