Auburn, CA [about 1930]. Manuscript. Item #42731
Original final draft single page typed manuscript with Smith's signature in full under last line of verse. Referenced in Donald Sidney-Fryer's, Emperor of Dreams; A Clark Ashton Smith Bibliography, page 77. First published in the spring 1932 issue of Oriental Stories, a pulp fiction magazine. Published again in Selected Poems, Arkham House, 1971. From the collection and estate of Raymond L.F. Johnson. Mild toning and very light folding creases in thirds to the pages [for mailing], else fine.