First Edition. Charles W. Adams dustjacket art. Bleiler listed horror novel set in New York's Catskill mountains. "Captain John and his extraordinary companions, [dwarfs of malignant appearance and reputation, who were hiding away after their assassination of an Emperor] in their wild, drunken actions reveal the evil fascination they were to exert on the innocent Vly people and particularly on the innkeeper's daughter". Near Fine in Very Good plus dustjacket, nicking at spine ends and few edges.