James, M.R. (Montague Rhodes), 1862 - 1936
The Mezzotint / M. R. James.
12 leaves ; 35 cm.
Autograph ms. of one of eight stories published in 'Ghost stories of an antiquary' by M. R. James in 1904.
Date of production assumed from publication date of collection of short stories.
Ms. annotation in pencil at head of each leaf : 'The Mezzotint'.
4 different paginations in pencil: at top of each leaf 1-12 and 36-50 ; at bottom of each leaf 136-147 and 37-53.
Booklabel of Eton School Library with printed inscription : "The Harold Mitchell Collection".
Bookplate of the Grolier Club Library with printed inscription : "purchased from the Jaffray Fund".
Housed in acid-free 3-flap folder within box board phase box.
Previously housed in grey cloth covered enclosure within 20th century green morocco and grey cloth covered slip case (stored separately on shelf).
Mitchell, Harold Paton, 1900 - ?
W. H. Smith & Son binder.
Eton College School Library former owner.
Grolier Club Library former owner.