The Story-Teller

from Gabriel-Ernest and Other Stories, by Saki

'The Story-teller' pictured in a railway carriage, from a collection of Saki's classic, spine-chilling short stories. The pen and ink drawing with grey watercolour wash was originally created for an Italian edition (titled 'La Zia ha Adottolo un Lincantropo' illustrated by Quentin in 1993, and re-issued in an expanded English edition by Alma Classics in 2016..