Julia Ann Mountfort. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Item #4492
Boston: Roxburgh Publishing Company, 1921. First Edition. SIGNED by the author with "Easter Greeting" but no dedication on front free endpaper, dated in publication year. Octavo (7.75" x 5.25"); 222p. Red cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering. Boards lightly edgeworn with a small scuff and a sticker shadow to front, along with some dulling to lettering. Front board curved outward a bit, and spine slightly cocked. A few typos corrected in pen throughout. Binding is sound. Not ex-library.
Collection of short stories set in and around New Orleans, including the Gothic, voodoo mystery "The Flaming Sword." [KASER, The New Orleans of Fiction #224].