New York. Boni and Liveright. 1925.
3 black and white tipped in plates, color decorative endpapers, two edges uncut, xxiii+488pp, 8 x 5 1/2 inches, paper-covered boards with cloth spine (hardbound). Cover edges lightly rubbed; interior good clean condition; line of abrasion to half title, title page, and last page of the Appendix. "Known to the Chinese as Liao Chai Chih I or Liao Chai," a collection of folktales and ghosts stories "many of which contain,in addition to the advantages of stule and plot, a very excellent moral. "The author of Strange Stories was a native of Tzu-ch'uan, in the province of Shan-tung. His family name was P'u; his particular name was Sung-ling" (from introduction). Item #50681