The Basilisk And Other Tales Of Dread (presentation copy to Hugh Lamb).

By: Gilchrist, R. Murray

Price: £85.00

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Grading: Fine copy in a fine dustjacket (as new).


Edited, and with an eight-page introduction by John Pelan & Christopher Roden. Collects together the author's complete supernatural writings, twenty-four stories in all: includes all the stories from his scarce 1894 collection The Stone Dragon, plus the six weird tales found in a later collection of stories (Lords And Ladies 1903), plus several others from other sources. 500 copies printed. PRESENTATION COPY FROM PUBLISHERS/EDITORS CHRIS RODEN AND BARBARA RODEN TO UK HORROR EDITOR HUGH LAMB/''for Hugh Lamb in appreciation, Christoper Roden, Barbara Roden, June 2003''. With Hugh Lamb's signature and date (23/6/2003) at the top corner of the same page. On the contents page Hugh has pencilled a cross next to ten of the stories: above he has written/''x not in STONE DRAGON''. Laid in is a the publisher's press release for the book, plus a two page typed letter to Hugh Lamb signed by Barbar Roden/''Hope all's well with you: take care Barbara Roden''. Hugh's legendary proof-reading skills are in evidence here as he has even corrected a spelling mistake that Barbara made in the letter!

Title: The Basilisk And Other Tales Of Dread (presentation copy to Hugh Lamb).

Author Name: Gilchrist, R. Murray

Categories: Other,

Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).

Publisher: Ash-Tree Press: Canada.: 2003.

ISBN Number: 1553100530

ISBN Number 13: 9781553100539

Binding: Hardcover.

Grading: Fine copy in a fine dustjacket (as new).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 11414