[Stothert, James Augustine]: Footsteps of Spirits
Stock No. 1071BS
Footsteps of Spirits, A Collection of Upwards of Seventy Well-Authenticated Stories of Dreams, Impressions, Sounds, and Appearances. Burns and Oates, London nd but probably 1859 (first edition). 8º (170 x 105 mm.), pp. 132, contemporary quarter roan (?) over blue pebble-grain cloth, morocco lettering-piece, brown endpapers, top edges gilt, others untrimmed. The Burns & Oates publication appears to be the first; there was a later edition published by Burns & Lambert. Boards rather marked, wear to tail of spine, one or two pages carelessly cut, a good solid generally clean copy of scarce book; Copac cites four copies in the U.K.