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Lovecraft, H.P. ( Howard Phillips ), Edited By August Derleth and Donald Wandrei who also wrioe the introduction / ARKHAM HOUSE
ARKHAM HOUSE: The Outsider and Others -by H P Lovecraft (includes Original AH Shipping Carton, Original 1939 Payment Check Signed By August Derleth; Original AH Circuar for The Outsider, ( Shunned House; Haunter of the Dark; Lurking Fear; etc)
Sauk City, Wisconsin: Sauk City, WI: Arkham House, 1939, 1st edition, First Printing, 1939. ----------hard cover, , ---extra shipping will likely be required ---, a great copy and most assuredly a one of a kind copy with the accompanying Arkham House material, all contents (book and mailing box and ephemera ) are housed in a custom slipcase made of black cloth and leather with gilt lettering and design (slipcase was lettered as The Outsiders not The Outsider ), slipcase was designed with 2 cavities at the rear with those cavities holding the book and mailing box, both the book and the mailing box have had an additional folding slipcase which is what slides into the cavities (please ask for additional pictures if you want to see anything ), ---overall a Very Good+/Near Fine example, black cloth, corners on front board are bumped, some offset (age toning ) to verso of the front board and front blank endpaper from some of the accompanying paper ephemera, book is completely square and tight and does not have any finger marks or rubbing to the cloth on the boards and spine, top edge of text block is still quite bright, overall a close to Near Fine example but I'll call this Very Good+ because of the bumped corners, ---in a Very Good+ ORIGINAL dustjacket, some shallow flaking and light creasing at the upper spine tip (about .25 inches deep so really very slight ), a wee bit of very light rubbing to the predominately white/light rear panel, ---really a very nice example of the dustjacket on a really nice example of the book ---included with this copy is the ORIGINAL ARKHAM HOUSE M … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Leonard Shoup [Canada]

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