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First edition. Includes stories by, E.S. Knights, Hester Gorst, Elliott O'Donnell, John Ratho, Charles Lloyd and others. London, Philip Allan, 1933 In our experience the most elusive of the Creeps series with no copies currently for sale online.


Hutchinson, London 1926 8 thousandth edition


London, Herbert Jenkins, 1932.  


First edition, Cassell, 1933. 'Horror and adventure play equal parts in this story and the solution of the crime by Oceola Archer brings the story to a remarkable conclusion...' (jacket blurb)


First edition.
London, John Lane. The Bodley Head, 1928
A scarce novel of fantasy involving the supernatural and the devil. No copies on line.


Fifth printing, Putnam, 1948. An attractive early printing of this famous compilation of tales by Karen Blixen, under her pen name of Isak Dinesen.


First US edition. New York. The Macmillan Company, 1936 Something fearsome stalks the Hammand family, who call in the aid of ‘Supersensitive’ Luna Bartendale, who unravels an ancient ancestral curse with looming lycanthropy, a soupçon of Satanism and a cryptographic conundrum to boot, all set against the backdrop of the Sussex South Downs. Widely regarded as one of the best werewolf novels, brought to the big screen by 20th Century Fox in 1942 (retitled in Britain as The Hammond Mystery).


London: Selwyn & Blount Limited, . Not dated. early issue (c.1932}.
The first edition of this book was published in 1931.
Contains 16 weird stories from Weird Tales and other sources. Includes the first book publication of H.P. Lovecraft's 'The Rats in the Walls.'


First edition. London, Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co. Ltd 1925


Translated by Madge Pemberton. First English edition. London, Victor Gollancz, 1928. An excellent first edition in English of this phantasmagoric classic of horror, suspense and dreamlike mysticism, replete with the superb dust-jacket designed by E. McKnight Kauffer.


London, Elkin Mathews and Marrot Ltd, 1929. An attractive first UK edition by a renowned American author of horror & mystery fiction.


First edition.
London. Samuel Walker, 1948
Concerns exploits of spooks hired out for hauntings by the Spectral Agency, written by the author of the beloved Wopsy books. Priced at 10s 6d.


Tales of Thrill
and Horror Selected and Arranged By Christine Campbell Thomson. First edition. London, Selwyn & Blount, [1933] This is No 9 in the Famous Not At Night Series of books.