Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1969. Cloth. 8vo. 2 red and black cloth volumes with silver lettering on spine and covers. Illustrated cloth and paper-backed slipcase. Volume 1: The Tales, 315 pp. Volume 2: The Novel (Kater Murr), 363 pp.
Slipcase has some minor wear and scuffing to edges and a spot of sticker residue. Books are fine, appear to be unread.
This is an uncommon limited edition collection of the writings of German gothic horror and science fiction writer Hoffman. Hoffman is best known for writing the novella upon which The Nutcracker ballet is based. Fine / very good. Item #2218