Author:Pain, Barry (pseud. for Eric Odell)

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Here and Hereafter

By: Pain, Barry (pseud. for Eric Odell)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. Ltd.: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24695

Condition: Good


(no dust jacket) [solid copy, moderately shelfworn, dust-darkening to top of text block, slight fading to spine cloth, a couple of small tears in cloth at top of spine]. One of the more uncommon short-story collections by this prolific author, containing twenty-one tales in all, including several of a semi-fantastical or macabre nature (such as "Post-Mortem," about a depressed poet who plots to fake his suicide and assume a new identity). Although he's occasionally cited as an influence on H.P. Lovecraft, he seems to have more often written in a lighter, somewhat de Maupassantian vei... View more info