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    Arthur Machen. Tales of Horror and the Supernatural. Edited, and with an Introduction, by Philip Van Doren Stern. With a Note on Machen by Robert Hillyer. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1948.

    First edition. Octavo. xxiii, 427 pages. Frontispiece portrait.

    Publisher's red cloth covers blind-stamped on the front cover. Spine lettered in gilt. Dust jacket in black and pink. Slightly rubbed jacket with some very minor closed tears to the head and foot of the spine. Altogether a near fine copy.

    Published after Arthur Machen's (1863 - 1947) death, Philip Van Doren Stern (1900 - 1984) collected some of Machen's best works into this large volume.


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