A scarce first edition of this classic of horror by Bram Stoker, a tale of mesmerism, murder and mongooses, in part inspired by the legend of the Lambton worm.
First edition; 8vo; 6 colour plates, first (frontispiece) with tissue guard, 4p. advertisements, 16pp. publisher’s catalogue, usual scattered foxing and toning to text-block, bookseller’s ink stamp to foot of front free endpaper; publisher’s red cloth lettered in gilt, slight darkening, rubbing to extremities, but overall a sound, very good copy.
Stock ID: 99136