Place Published: New York
Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons
Date Published: 1918
Edition: Early edition
Book Id: 39188
314pp. Duodecimo [19 cm] Blue cloth with gilt stamped titles on the spine and front cover. Illustrated. Very good condition. Gently bumped and rubbed at the spine ends and along the edges of the covers. There are a couple of small stains on the rear cover. The first edition is listed in Hubin.
A very scarce early edition. Collects eight tales. "Mortmain" is a story involving the medical grafting of a hand, a hand which uncontrollably chokes someone.