The sequel to The Midnight Folk sees the young protagonist Kay Harker encounter again the malefactor Abner Brown and his gang. The jacket was designed by the author's daughter Judith, and she was also responsible for the book's endpapers using a variant of the jacket illustrations.
Jacket illustration by Judith Masefield.
ReproJacket #35-A-1, size 196.8x533mm.
John Masefield wrote a set of action novels centred on naval activities in the fictional South American region of Santa Barbara, also the setting for Odtaa, Sard Harker and part of The Midnight Folk. Here is the other, The Taking of The Gry in its first printing of 1934.
The illustration on the front panel and spine is an endpaper map by R H Souter.
ReproJacket #72-A-1, size 189.2x504mm.