TWILIGHT OF THE GODS AND OTHER TALES. Richard Garnett.
TWILIGHT OF THE GODS AND OTHER TALES

TWILIGHT OF THE GODS AND OTHER TALES

London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1888. First Edition. Hardcover. With a holographc note from Garnett laid in. This collection of sixteen fantasy short stories is generally considered a classic in the genre. Highlights include "The Potion of Lao-Tsze," concerning an emperor's pursuit of eternal life, "The Demon Pope," involving the pontiff and a favor owed to Lucifer, and "Philosophy and the Law," which pits a Roman philosopher against a Hindu King. 346 p. with 24 p. ads. Octavo. Original blue cloth binding, with gilt and black titles. The spine is a touch faded and leaning ever so slightly, with some mild wear to the corners and tips; otherwise very good. Very good. Item #69907

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