Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, 1979. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Item #26656
Inscribed by Schiff on the front endpaper, "For Bob Culp, Whose excellent tastes are proven by his wanting this anthology. This book went out of print from Doubleday in only three weeks! Could it be the public enjoys being thrust into worlds of fantasy and horror? I hope so. Best, Stuart Schiff 10/5/79." Collects twenty-one stories by Karl Edward Wagner, R.A. Lafferty, Richard Christian Matheson, James Sallis, Russell Kirk, Joseph Payne Brennan, Hugh B. Cave, Charles L. Grant, Ray Russell, Carl Jacobi, Dennis Etchison, Manly Wade Wellman, Ward Moore, Fritz Leiber, Ramsey Campbell, and others. Foxing along upper and fore edges of text block. Near fine in fine and bright dust jacket.