Thrilling Tales; The Amateur Casual; Telegraph Secrets; Diprose's Traveller's New Book of Fun. Bernard DALE, James GREENWOOD, Bracebridge HEMYNG.

Thrilling Tales; The Amateur Casual; Telegraph Secrets; Diprose's Traveller's New Book of Fun.

London: Diprose & Bateman. 1887. Several volumes of stories bound together. Octavo. pp. 87; 96; 122; 96. Dale's contribution comprises 'The Cremated Ghost'; 'A Golden Ring or a Hempen Cord'; 'At His Own Inquest, Or, The Dead Man's Deposition' and 'The Swimming Ghost'. Frontispiece to 'New Book of Fun'. In half black leather with gilt title to spine and marbled boards. Green end papers. Heavy wear to edges and corners, but solid. Spotting throughout. Fair to Good. A brilliantly eclectic selection of short stories, with a collection of amusing anecdotes from the publishers to finish. Item #44926

Price: £250.00