A rare collection of mystical tales from the East
First edition, first printing hardback in dustwrapper. 19 × 13cm, 284pp.
A rare collection of mystical stories set in the East. From the introduction, "The touch of the supernatural and the enchanting colour of local background lend picturesque harmony to these nine stories, the reader is carried away almost as in a dream to the and of the rising sun, the temples of the East, the mysticism of Buddha and Eastern lore..." The author was a prolific writer of fantasy tales who didn't start writing until she was in her sixties.
The book is in very good condition, with spotted foxing to the first few pages and page edges. The inner binding is secure. The dustwrapper is in good order bt also a little foxed and tanned to the spine. It has been price-clipped and is now within a protectove sleeve.