Norfolk, CT: New Directions, . First edition, slim 8vo, pp. ; 2 full-page wood engravings by Frank Utpatel; fine copy in the dust jacket. This copy inscribed by Derleth to his life-long friend and confidant, the science fiction writer Donald Wandrei: "For Donald Wandrei - something esoteric in verse -...
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New York: Farrar, Straus and Cudahy; London: Burns and Oates, . Second printing (first published 1957), 8vo, pp. 190 plus 2-page publisher's catalogue; very good in price-clipped dust jacket, minor wear to extremities and the acidic pages beginning to brown; previous owner's brief notes on p. [9 ] in red...
Philadelphia and New York: Chilton Company, 1962. First edition, 8vo, pp. x, , 213, ; endpaper maps and frontispiece portrait; a fine, fresh, unread copy in dust jacket with a small scrape to spine panel. This copy inscribed "For Waring Jones--about a man of my own stamp. Sincerely, August Derleth."
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1940. First edition, 8vo, pp. , 322; very good in price-clipped dust jacket with small hole and scrape to front panel; a few scattered pencil annotations by previous owner. This copy inscribed "For Waring Jones. My best short stories--Cordially, August Derleth."
Sauk City, Wisconsin: Arkham House, 1970. First edition, limited to 2,000 copies, 8vo, pp. 99; photo illustrations; fine in original black cloth, spine lettered in gilt, dust-wrapper. Arkham House specialized in "weird, fantastic, science fiction short stories," and was the first publisher of H.P. Lovecraft's stories in book form.