Undated but 1920's - a partial ( 6 books of the eventual 20 volumes - with each volume covering a particular nationality or theme) Each volume also includes an introduction , as well as photographs of the more notable authors. Women writers are given much space in the Irish volume , not necessarily always the case in anthologies of this era.
All uniform editions with green cloth, spines clean, solid and unmarked. A handsome partial set.
Scottish Stories ( includes Scott, RL Stevenson etc)
Ireland and Overseas ( overseas refers to Australia , Canada and South Africa) - Includes, WB Yeats, Catherine Tynan, Samuel Lover, Sheridan Le Fanu, Lord Dunsany, J.P Banim, Gerald Griffin, Somerville and Ross, Maria Edgeworth, Oscar Wilde, Dora Sigerson Shorter, Canon P.A Sheehan, Oliver Goldsmith, Lawrence Sterne, Daniel Corkery, Anna Jameson , etc
American Short Stories ( including Poe, Hawthorne)
Scandinavian and Dutch Short Stories
War Stories ( World War One ) ( Includes fiction by Machen and Dunsany)
English Stories ( including Trollope, Hardy , A Conan Doyle etc)