Title: The Supernatural Omnibus
Publication Date: 1931
Book Condition: Very Good+
Dust Jacket Condition: New facsimile
Edition: 1st Edition
First edition. 622 printed pages. Pages mildly & evenly toned. 13.5 x 19 cm. Original black cloth in very good condition. Top corners slightly bumped. Complete with new, facsimile, first state dust-jacket. Augustus Montague Summers (1880-1948) was an English author and self-styled clergyman, known for his idiosyncratic studies on witchcraft, vampires, and werewolves, in all of which he professed to believe & responsible for the first English translation, published in 1928, of the 15th-century witch hunter's manual, the Malleus Maleficarum. Including stories by Sheridan Le Fanu, Percival Landon, Frederick Marrayat and Vernon Lee. Marshall Tymn 2-94.