Bain, R. Nibet. Weird Tales from Northern Seas.
Bain, R. Nibet [Translated from the Danish of Jonas Lie]. Weird Tales from Northern Seas.London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., 1893.
First edition. Large 8vo. Publisher’s sea green cloth titled and decorated in gilt to spine and front board. A trifle rubbed and sunned to the spine with a small spit to the hinge cloth, nevertheless strong and handsome. Internally clean with some toning to prelims, Illustrated with full page plates by Laurence Housman. A rather deluxe collection of translated Scandinavian sea folk tales replete with Draugr, Gann-Finn and Huldrefish. Scarce and highly attractive.