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Prince Zaleski. by M. P. Shiel

Prince Zaleski.

by M. P. Shiel

Publication: John Lane, 1895, London

First edition. Author's first book. Spine panel sunned, but lettering plainly visible, else a very good copy of a Haycraft/Queen Cornerstone mystery and Queen's Quorum # 19. Queen's Quorum 19 says "In 1895 M. P. Shiel, that comparatively unsung genius of the weird and the fantastic, had his first book published. The three short stories in PRINCE ZALESKI are tales out of the past ......" The three stories are THE RACE OF ORVEN, THE STONE OF THE EDMUNDSBURY MONKS, and THE S. S.. An uncommon title and much sought.

Inventory Number: 33538