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H. P. Lovecraft
THE OUTSIDER and OTHERS ~ H. P. LOVECRAFT ~ 1st Ed 1939 1st Arkham House Book
Sauk City, Wisconsin: Arkham House, 1939. From the LEON NIELSEN COLLECTION ~ VG/VG. THE OUTSIDER and OTHERS by H. P. LOVECRAFT 1st Edition ~ 1939 This is the first book published by the legendary Arkham House Publishing Co., Sauk City, Wisconsin From the Leon Nielsen Collection Introduction by August Derleth & Donald Wandrei Jacket art by Virgil Finlay 1268 Copies of Arkham House's first publication. Arkham House, Sauk City, Wisconsin ~ 1939 ~ 1st Edition ~ 1st Printing ~ 1st Volume Issued by Arkham House H.P. (Howard Phillip) Lovecraft is now commonly regarded as one of the most influential horror writers of the 20th Century, exerting widespread and indirect influence in the horror, fantasy, science fiction genre. Lovecraft is frequently compared to Edgar Allan Poe. Gathered by August Derleth and Donald Wandrei, this is a collection of horror fiction tales including: Dagon ~ At the Mountains of Madness ~ The Call of Cthulhu ~ The Shadow over Innsmouth ~ Polaris ~ The Haunter of the Dark Bound in publisher's black cloth with titles in gilt on spine. All photos are of the very book offered in this sale. Condition: Book = Very Good ~ Dust Jacket = Very Good This is a very good copy of the first book issued by the highly esteemed publisher, ARKHAM HOUSE. Note: Books shown in photo #2 by Mr. Nielsen are not included in this offering. SATISFACTION GUARANTEED BY SELLER. [Attributes: First Edition; In Dust Jacket]
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