London: Terra Nova Editions, 1979. Peter Milton. First Illustrated Edition. Cloth. Small 4to (10" x 7 3/4"), beige half linen with gilt lettering on spine, 21 B&W spooky etchings in 200 line screen by Peter Milton, Mylar-protected lettered dust jacket (unclipped), dark green endpapers,  pages. Fine / Fine. Item #2107
"'The Jolly Corner' was first published in the Englist Review of December 1908 and appeared for the first time in book form in the New York Edition of Henry James' work." The illustrations by Milton are eerie and dark.
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"The Jolly Corner" is one of Henry James' most noted ghost stories. It was first published in the magazine The English Review of December, 1908. "The Jolly Corner" describes the adventures of Spencer Brydon as he prowls the now-empty New York house where he grew up. He encounters a "sensation more complex than had ever before found itself consistent with sanity." ~ Wikipedia.