James, M. R.
Title A Pleasing Terror: The Complete Supernatural Writings of M. R. James.
Book Condition Fine copy in a fine dustjacket (as new).
Edition First edition (& 1st printing).
Publisher Ash-Tree Press. 2001.
1553100247 / 9781553100249
Seller ID 06775
712 pages. Edited, and with a Preface by Christopher Roden and Barbara Roden; introduction by Steve Duffy; A Memoir of Montague Rhodes James by S. G. Lubbock. Includes all the stories found in the original four volumes, plus other uncollected ghost stories, story fragments, twelve medieval ghost stories, plus numerous non-fiction articles by the author, plus The Five Jars, (his delightful supernatural novel for younger people). Auditor and Impresario (a spoof on Dr Faustus from the pages of The Cambridge Review), plus appendices, and a selected bibliography. All the stories are newly annotated, and there are thirty-three illustrations by Paul Lowe.