Sauk City, WI: Arkham House Publishers, 1942. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Item #47541
The third book published by Arkham House. Collects twenty of Smith's stories. Jacket art by Hannes Bok. Only 1054 copies printed. Joshi, Sixty Years of Arkham House, #3. Fine in fine dust jacket with the merest hint of toning to the lettering on the spine panel. A superior copy. Laid in is an envelope addressed in Smith's hand to R.H. Barlow with Smith's retrurn address, post marked Auburn, Calif, Aug 7, 1933. Smith and Barlow were early participants of the Lovecraftian circle. 3 cent postage stamp present. Rough opening along the right side, else in very good condition with writing very clear.