Borrhomeo the Astrologer. A Monkish Tale. J. Sheridan LE FANU, 1814 - 73.

Borrhomeo the Astrologer. A Monkish Tale.

Edinburgh: The Tragara Press. 1985. Special Edition limited to 150 copies only. With an introduction by W. J. Mc Cormack. Quarto. pp. 35 [1]. This is no. 18 of 30, printed on Amalfi paper. Simple cream card with green and red marbled jacket. Titles pasted to front of jacket. Very slight bumping to top of jacket. A fine copy. This short story was published anonymously in 'The Dublin University Magazine' in January 1862, and was never published again in any form until this edition was commissioned by the Tragara Press. W. J. Mc Cormack set out his case for Le Fanu's authorship in a general book on the Irish Gothic novelist in 1980. Item #44101

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