Silver Circus, Tales
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
Date Published: 1929
Edition: First American edition
Book Id: 36855
272pp. Duodecimo [19.5 cm] 1/4 blue cloth with decorative blue-striped paper covered boards and a red and silver stamped paper spine label. Very good. The edges of the covers are faded, and there is a cluster of small faded spots on the rear cover. The top edge of the text block is a little stained. There are two bookplates (one very tiny) from previous owners on the front pastedown. The pages are browned. Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature II. Shadows in the Attic: A Guide to Supernatural Fiction, 1820-1950.
Alfred Edgar Coppard achieved his fame with his short stories. "Silver Circus" is a horror story.