Broster, D.K. COUCHING AT THE DOOR: Strange and Macabre Stories
Ashcroft, British Columbia: Ash-Tree Press, 2001. 155310028X / 9781553100287 First edition thus, one of six hundred copies published. Hardcover. Very fine in gilt-stamped black cloth, red-on-red endpapers; in dust jacket with artwork by Jason Van Hollander. Edited, and with an introduction by, Jack Adrian. Sources. Frontispiece portrait of Broster.
Reprints the popular historical novelist's rare volume of supernatural tales (first issued under this title in 1942), along with the genre yarns from Broster's earlier collection, A FIRE OF DRIFTWOOD, plus a previously unpublished spooky story.