Item #28469 Fantasias. George Egerton, pseud. Mary Chavelita Dunne Bright.

Fantasias

London: John Lane: The Bodley Head, 1898. Very Good+. Item #28469

London: John Lane: The Bodley Head, 1898. First Edition. Small octavo; publisher's maroon gilt-lettered cloth, top edge gilt; [4],156,12pp. Light wear to cloth extremities, textblock very slightly toned and brittle, else Very Good, beautifully bright and sound copy.

Collection of parable-like short stories by the Irish author, opening with "The Star-Worshipper": "This is the tale of a man who was a star-worshipper, and who was made or marred--which is quite a matter of opinion--by his union with a wife who was inordinately fond of porridge" (p. 3).

Price: $250.00