The Ludgate Monthly, Volumes I & II (1 & 2), May 1891 - April 1892


Contains: The Ludgate Monthly Christmas Annual: The Woful Story of Mr Wobbley, Comedian by Henry HERMAN. Life in Darkest London by James GREENWOOD. In four instalments. Short stories include: Altered by Annie THOMAS, Death Cometh Soon or Late by Robert BARR (as Luke SHARP], The Dream of Myra Dawkins & The Serpent's Tooth by Florence MARRYAT, Her Wedding Gift & The Story of Strawberry Court by George R. SIMS, The Last Relief by Rudyard KIPLING, A Night with Tantalus by Walter BESANT, The Extraordinary Case of Mr Ebenstal & Old Doctor Rutherford by D. F. HANNIGAN, The Postman's Daughter by Henry HERMAN, A Christmas Dinner Never Eaten by James GREENWOOD, A Young Blue-Stocking by L. T. MEADE, Little Bobby Cuttlestone by Hawley SMART, A Loyal Heart by J. Fitzgerald MOLLOY, The Postman's Daughter by Henry HERMAN, The Principal Boy by I. ZANGWILL, Wrostella's Weird by Helen MATHERS. Two volumes bound as one in late C19th maroon leather over beaded maroon cloth. Leather splitting/repaired along hinges, scrape near top end of spine, paper lightly tanned, fair. Contains several stories of the fantastic: Hannigan's Extraordinary Case of Mr Ebenstal concerns a man who discovers his wife is a serpent; Herman's Mr Wobbley is a largely comic story about invisibility. A working copy of a scarce title. A heavy item which will require additional postage.

Title: The Ludgate Monthly, Volumes I & II (1 & 2), May 1891 - April 1892

Author Name: Various Authors: Henry Herman, James Greenwood, Annie Thomas, Robert Barr, Florence Marryat, George R.Sims, Rudyard Kipling, Walter Besant, Hawley Smart, Helen Mathers etc

Categories: Periodicals,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: London, The Ludgate: 1892

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair

Type: Book

Seller ID: 92035