London: Jarrolds Publishers, (1947). First Edition. Hardcover. 5 x 7-1/2", gilt titled & decorated black cloth, 176pp. Item #900532
First Edition. Fourth in a series of six collections of Irish fantasy author Lord Dunsany's short stories featuring Joseph Jorkens. The stories in the series were written between 1925 and 1957. Jorkens is a devotee of a gentleman's club in London who tells fanciful and adventurous stories to entertain his fellow denizens.
Owner's name & place first free endpaper, else very nearly fine in good, intact though worn, price-clipped dustwrapper, in protective mylar.