NINETEEN IMPRESSIONS by J D Beresford. First Edition, first printing published in 1918 by Sidgwick and Jackson, Ltd. *Scarce variant binding, Publisher’s Orange Card Boards priced at 3/6 net. +Clipped Signature to the title page and two page handwritten letter from the author. Condition: VG, 226pp. Variant Orange Hardcover Boards with black titles and review, Other Beresford Title reviews to the lower board including his influential Sci/Fi/Weird Title ‘The Hampdenshire Wonder’. Card boards are clean and bright, light chipping to the head and foot of the spine, light wear to the spine, foxed/toned eps, pages are tightly bound and clean, no previous owner’s name/inscriptions. The authors clipped signature has been pasted to the title page. Also included is a revealing handwritten two page letter which addresses the author’s process when it comes characterisation. (Full details of Letter can be forwarded upon request) Scarce.
Includes Classic Genre Shorts ‘Cut Throat Farm’ and ‘The Misanthrope’ An incredible Rag Bag of Bizarre Weirdness.19 Tales of Abnormal Psychology, Jamesian Hallucinations, Reincarnation, Kafkaesque Paranoia, a Murdered Dog revenge Story and a Mystical Sexual Encounter in Richmond Park!