279 pp , 16mo (6 1/8" H), thin burgundy leather over card covers/spine - gold lettering and decoration on spine, top edge gilt - in slipcase. Burgundy endpapers, b&w frontispiece. A collection of short stories. Contains: The Stolen Bacillus; The Argonauts of the Air; In the Modern Vein; A Catastrophe; The Lost Inheritance; A Deal with Ostriches; Through a Window; The Flying Man; The Diamond Maker; The Hammerpond Park Burglary; The Jilting of Jane; The Cone; The Lord of the Dynamos; The Treasure in the Forest; The Obliterated Man; A Slip Under the Microscope; Jimmy Goggles is God; Miss Winchelsea's Heart; Filmer; Mr. Ledbetter's Vacation; Mr. Brisher's Treasure. Previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown, very minor wear at top/bottom of spine and at corners. Slipcase has minor edge wear.