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BLACKWOOD, Algernon.

BLACKWOOD, Algernon.

Rare books by Algernon Blackwood, including first editions and signed first editions of Shocks!, The Wendigo, and The Willows.

Algernon Henry Blackwood (14 March 1869 – 10 December 1951), was an English writer, and one of the most prolific writers of ghost stories in the history of the genre. Novella “The Willows” is one of Blackwood’s best known works, and is often cited as hugely influential to later writers, including horror author H.P. Lovecraft.

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  1. 47471
    First edition, first impression. The sequel to The Education of Uncle Paul which was first published in 1909. Blackwood became "Uncle Paul" to children in his own family and those of his friends. He delighted in having the fun of the children without the responsibility. Blackwood was of the opinion that children, like animals,... Learn More
    £140

    Stock Code: 47471

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  2. The Wave: An Egyptian Aftermath.
    First edition, first impression. A romantic fantasy tale of a contemporary love triangle in the context of an Ancient Egyptian reincarnation. Learn More
    £120

    Stock Code: 47466

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  3. Ancient Sorceries.
    First edition, first impression. Uncommon in the jacket. Learn More
    £250

    Stock Code: 110318

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  4. 126704
    First edition, first impression, of this collection of shocking tales. Learn More
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 126704

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