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Three Macabre Stories by  Rosaleen Norton - Limited private press edition. First edition - 1996 - from The Typographeum Bookshop and Biblio.com

Three Macabre Stories

by Norton, Rosaleen

Condition: Fine copy


Francestown: Typographeum, 1996. Limited private press edition. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy. 8vo. Black cloth. Printed label on back-strip (spare label tipped in). Gold device stamped on front cover. 48 pp. 25 cm. Hand-set and printed letterpress by R. T. Risk. Limited to an edition of 150 copies. Issued without a dust-jacket. Edited and Introduced by Keith Richmond. Rosaleen Norton was an Australian artist who gained some notoriety in the 1950s and '60s because of her occult beliefs, bohemian life-style, and bizarre and often sensuous artwork. A little known sidelight to her career were the three horror stories she wrote when she was 16 for a popular magazine, "Smith's Weekly". These stories are here printed together for the first time. (Only a very few copies of this book remain available. )
  • Bookseller: The Typographeum Bookshop US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 00574673
  • Title: Three Macabre Stories
  • Author: Norton, Rosaleen
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fine copy
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Limited private press edition. First edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0930126505
  • ISBN 13: 9780930126506
  • Publisher: Typographeum
  • Place: Francestown
  • Date published: 1996
  • Keywords: Typographeum. R. T. Risk. Private Press. Letterpress printing.
  • Bookseller catalogs: Typographeum;


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