Not Exactly Ghosts. Sir Andrew CALDECOTT.

Not Exactly Ghosts.

London: Edward Arnold, 1947. First Edition. Hardcover. Small octavo. [viii] + 214pp. White cloth spine lettered in blue, blue cloth boards with dark blue title & device on upper board. The first of two collections of ghost stories written by British Sir Andrew Caldecott (1884 -1951) a British Civil Servant who held various senior positions throughout Asia, developing a strong interest in local culture and folklore. This volume includes: A Room in a Rectory; Branch Line to Benceston; Sonata in D minor; Autoepitaphy; The Pump in Thorp's Spinney; Whiffs of the Sea; In Due Course; Light in the Darkness; Decastroland; A Victim of Medusa; Fits of the Blues; and Christmas Re-union. Spine a little rubbed & unevenly darkened, upper board a bit spot soiled, page-edges browned, else a solid, internally-clean VG copy (no dust jacket). Item #52498


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