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FANTASTIC SUMMER by  Dorothy [Margaret Callan] Macardle - First Edition - [1946]. - from L. W. Currey, Inc. and Biblio.com

FANTASTIC SUMMER

by Macardle, Dorothy [Margaret Callan]

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London: Peter Davies, [1946].. Octavo, pp. [1-2] [1-4] 5-277 [278], errata slip tipped onto contents page, original blue-green cloth, spine panel stamped in white. First edition. "... a suspense thriller involving ESP ..." - Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, p. 275. Published later in the U.S. as THE UNFORESEEN. Ashley, Who's Who in Horror and Fantasy Fiction, p. 124. Bleiler (1978), p. 128. Reginald 09408. Early owner's signature and tiny rubbed-stamped name on front free endpaper. Slight spine lean, a nearly fine copy in very good printed dust jacket with just a bit of wear at spine ends and mild dust soiling to rear panel. A scarce book. (#146502)
  • Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc. US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 146502
  • Title: FANTASTIC SUMMER
  • Author: Macardle, Dorothy [Margaret Callan]
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Peter Davies
  • Place: London
  • Date published: [1946].
  • Keywords: Supernatural


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