London: G. Bell & Sons Ltd. 1931. First edition. Hardcover. 239pp. Duodecimo [18 cm] Orange cloth over boards with brown lettering on the spine and front cover. Good only. The extremities are gently bumped, rubbed and soiled. There is a 6" ripple on the front board, and there is a school stamp on the title page. The book is sturdy and the pages are clean. With the bookplate of the well-known bibliophile and book collector, Adrain Homer Goldstone, on the front pastedown. Item #39105
Selected from the stories of well-known writers and introduced by E. A. Seaborne, M.A. Part of the Bell's English Language and Literature Series. With the story, Silver Blaze, by Arthur Conan Doyle, and Stephen Leacock's parody, The Great Detective.