Sauk City, WI: Arkham House: Publishers, 1946. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Item #45933
Collects twenty-three of Howard's stories plus a poem. 3004 copies published. Jaffrey, The Arkham House Companion, #19. "One of the treasured Arkham House rarities." Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction, 852. Barron, Horror Literature, 3-95. Gilt lettering on spine is bright. Light toning to the edges of the text block and the endpapers. Small light stain to the top of the text block. Very good plus in very good plus bright price-clipped dust jacket with short tear to the upper edge of the rear panel near the spine, and light wear at the base of the spine panel.