Margaret Irwin - Madame Fears the Dark, Chatto & Windus 1935, 1st Edition in Dust Jacket and Signed by the Author

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Margaret Irwin - Madame Fears the Dark, Chatto & Windus 1935, 1st Edition in Dust Jacket and Signed by the Author. Ex-Libris Ursula Whaller. Contains a note from Ursula's cousin Jessany.

A very rare copy of this magnificent book and signed. 

Hardback, blue cloth, silver text. White endpapers. 275 numbered pages + 1 overleaf.. Black Dust Jacker with Silver Text and illustration with adverts on the back. Dust Jacket design by J. R. Monsell.

Contains the two classic ghost stories "The Book" and "The Earlier Service". Seven stories and a play by Margaret Irwin. 

Printed in Great Britain by R. & R. Clark, Edinburgh.

Condition: Near Fine - Nice dark cloth, silver lettering on the spine slightly worn on parts. Bottom left corner on the front board, the cloth is worn away and very slightly not he back board. Slight corner bruising and very small spine lean. Ex-Libris sticker on the back of the front board.

Dust Jacket: Acceptable - Protected in bodart, Price clipped, many tears and parts missing, stained on the back and on the inside. We have wrapped t nicely to keep it in a better condition.