Sun Books, 1966, Softcover, Book Condition: Good, Reprint
Illustrated card cover with white and gilt title to the front panel and black coloured titles to the backstrip. The results of insect activity, nibbling away at the edges, can be seen along the front fore edge and top edge of the front panel. Signing and rubbing to the book panels. Browning to the textblock edges and age toning to the internal text. This is the author's first work. Much like Chaucer's tales, this book is a series of short stories/tales told by various characters. In turn they are macabre, witty, sad, fantastic and eerie all set around the Salzburg Festival. The book was first published in 1934. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). (6), 7-351, (1) pages... Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; Short Stories; Inventory No: 0112274.