Sauk City, WI: Arkham House: Publisher [Hunter Publishing Co.], 1965. First edition, second printing. Hardcover. Item #45998
The second Arkham House publication. 300 copies printed by Hunter Publishing Co., in 1965. Headbands present as the first printing had no headbands. An interesting history of this rare second printing can by found in Shedlon Jaffrey's THE ARKHAM HOUSE COMPANION, pages 2 through 4. Referenced in Currey; SCIENCE FICTION AND FANTASY AUTHORS page 150. Collects preface plus sixteen of Derleth,s stories. Joshi; Sixty Years of Arkham House, #2. Light toning to the edges of the text block, else fine in fine dust jacket with light toning to the spine panel and a closed quarter inch tear to the front panel. A superior copy.