Laughter of the Sphinx
Vorse, Albert White , F. W. Stokes(illus.)
Place Published: Toronto, London and New York
Publisher: Drexel Biddle, Publisher
Date Published: 1900
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 39333
329pp. Duodecimo [19 cm] Dark green cloth over boards with silver stamped titles and silver and gray ink stamped vignettes within linear borders on the spine and front cover. Good plus. The extremities are abraded and mildly bumped, and the spine is a bit rolled. A clipping with the author's portrait has been mounted to the front free endsheet. The pages are tanned and are sporadically ever so slightly foxed. The text block is cracked at p. 129. Bleiler CFL (1948).
With illustrations by F. W. Vorse. A fantasy based on Eskimo supernaturalism.