The Other Passenger
18 macabre tales with 8 colour Surreal plates by Bruce Angrave
First edition, first printing hardback in dustwrapper. 22 × 14cm, 274pp.
A collection of 18 strange and macabre tales from John Keir Cross, illustrated with eight colour plates by Bruce Angrave in a surrealist style. The author adapted classic horror tales by M. R. James, Bram Stoker, and Ambrose Bierce for radio.
The book is in very good condition, some tanning to the wartime economy paper and light foxing to the margins and page edges. The dustwrapper is heavily creased and chipped with loss to the corners and spine ends. Previous owner's inscription to ffep.Sold