Cobwebs from an Empty Skull

 Cobwebs from an Empty Skull

Dod Grile, [pseud. Ambrose Bierce ]

George Routledge & Sons, 1874

Octavo. Original pictorial red cloth with black web design. vi, 216 pp; frontispiece, illustrations. Rubbing, loss to head of spine. Internally clean and crisp.

Ambrose Bierce's collection of short parables, published under the pen name of Dod Grile, is similar to Aesop's Fables. Several stories such as "Fables of Zambri, the Parsee," "Brief Seasons of Intellectual Dissipation" and the "Divers Tales," were first serialized in the magazine "FUN."  Bierce's third book. BAL 1100.

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