New York: Taplinger Publishing Company, 1978. First US edition, first printing. Hardcover. Item #49949
This book covers the whole gamut of horror and fantasy fiction from the original Gothic melodramas to the ultimate in psychological horror, and from the humorous fantasies of Thorne Smith to the popular vogue in sword-and-sorcery in the style of Robert E. Howard. 240 pages. Fine in fine and bright dust jacket.