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Ornaments in Jade is out of print. However, the stories are included in Ritual and Other Stories

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Bibliography item 23

 

Ornaments in Jade

by Arthur Machen

Introduction by Barry Humphries

1997

 

item 23aa: first edition

Description: Sewn hardback, printed and bound by Antony Rowe

Pages: 54 + x

Dustwrapper: printed in red and black on flecked cream paper

Limitation: 375  copies, plus 25 with marbled endpapers for presentation

ISBN: 1872621244

Publication: 1997

Price: £12.99

Contents: Introduction by Barry Humphries/The Rose Garden/The Turanians/The Idealist/Witchcraft/The Ceremony/Psychology/Torture/Midsummer/Nature/The Holy Things

Notes: Published in association with Caermaen Books.

First UK edition of this slender collection first published by Knopf in 1924

 

Reviews:

'A desirable little volume...' All Hallows

'Contains some of his most finely modulated prose and most elusive supernaturalism' Necrofile

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