London and New York: John Lane, 1912. First edition. Hardcover. 325; 16pp. Duodecimo [19.5 cm] Red cloth over boards, with gilt and white ink stamped titles, and white ink stamped embellishments on the backstrip and front board. The spine slants forward, and there are several shallow splits in the cloth at the head of the spine. The front pastedown has a previous owner's bookplate. From the collection of Berkeley book collector and letter press printer, John Ruyle, with his name label on the front pastedown. In Hubin. Good +. Item #55436
A collection of adventurous short stories.