Sauk City, WI: Arkham House: Publisher, 1939. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Item #46000
The publisher's first book. 1268 copies printed. Referenced in Jarery; THE ARKHAM HOUSE COMPANION, page 1, and in Joshi; SIXTY YEARS OF ARKHAM HOUSE, #1.Gilt lettering on spine is bright. Light toning to the endpapers and text block edges. Very good in EXTREMELY poor dust jacket with numerous chips, tears, splits and tape mends to the reverse.