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THE CURSE OF YIG
Sauk City, WI:Arkham House.  1953. 1st edition, limited to 1200 copies. 175pp. Illustrated with 2 plates. Hardcover with dust jacket.  End-pages slightly age toned, with light soiling to top page edges, but otherwise a very good, clean copy. No previous owners marks or signatures. Dust jacket slightly rubbed with light wear to edges, still in very good, clean condition. Not price clipped.  *Three short stories and two memoirs, of Lovecraft and Derleth.
$125.00
THE CUSTOM OF THE COUNTRY
New York:Charles Scribner's Sons. 1913. 1st edition. 594pp. Hardcover. Red boards lighlty soiled and shelfworn, with sun-fading to spine strip, light wear along edges, page edges soiled, and edge points gently bumped. Internally, end-pages foxed but otherwise clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures. Foxing is limited to end-pages, with rest of pages clean and bright. The bindingis tight and hinges intact.
$50.00
THE DESERTED HOUSE
New York:E. P. Dutton and Co., Inc. 1967. 1st edition. 144pp. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Boards lightly soiled and edgeworn, with a bit of silverfish mottling to edges. Internally, end-pages slightly age toned but otherwise clean with no previous owners marks or signatures. The binding is tight and hinges intact. The dust jacket is shelfworn and soiled with silverfish damage to spine strip and wear to edges. A very good copy with a good jacket. *The long suppressed novel about Stalin's purges.
$25.00
THE EBB TIDE. A TRIO & QUARTETTE
Chicago:Stone and Kimball. 1894. 1st edition. 204pp+Colophon. Hardcover.  Green boards soiled and shelfworn with gilt on spine just a touch dulled. Top edges gilt.  Internally, end-pages age-toned, with a previous owners signature to 1st free end-page and some additional penciled bookseller notes on top of the signature, otherwise in very good, clean condition. The binding is tight and hinges intact. *Wright III:5197.
$75.00
THE EBB-TIDE. A TRIO AND QUARTETTE
London:William Heinemann. 1894. 1st English edition. 237pp+20pp catalogue dated August 1894. Hardcover. Green decorated boards lightly soiled with rubbing along spine edges and spine strip darkened. Page edges soiled. Internally, end pages slightly age-toned with a previous owners embossed stamp to upper outside edge of 1st free endpage, otherwise pages clean. The binding is tight and hinges intact. A very good, clean copy.
$45.00
THE END OF ALL MEN
(New York):Pantheon Books Inc. (1944). 1st edition, stated. 222pp. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Beige boards lightly soiled and shelfworn along edges. Internally, endpages just slightly age-toned but clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures. The binding is tight and hinges intact. The dust jacket is near very good, soiled, with shelfwear along edges and folds. It is not price clipped.
$25.00
THE FEASTING DEAD
Sauk City, WI: Arkham House. 1954. 1st edition, of 1200x.  123pp. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Book in very good, clean condition. Internally, slight age-toning to endpages, otherwise free of previous owners marks or signatures. The Frank Utpatel dust jacket is in very good clean condition. It is not price clipped.
$125.00
THE FIFTH PESTILENCE Together with THE HISTORY OF THE TINKLING CYMBAL AND SOUNDING BRASS, Ivan Semyonovitch Stratilatov
London:Wishart and Co. 1927. Presumed 1st English edition. xxv+236pp. Hardcover. Ex-library, with sole library marking a stamp, in small circular shape "Harvard College Library Released". Orange boards soiled, primarily around edges, with gilt on spine slightly dulled. Page edges soiled. Internally, end pages age toned, with aforementioned small library stamp to inside front board, otherwise pages clean. The binding is tight and hinges intact.  *Translated from the Russian, with a preface by Alec Brown
$100.00
THE FOREST KING; OR, THE WILD HUNTER OF THE ADACA. A Tale of the Seventeenth Century
New York:Wheat & Cornett, Printers. 1978. 63pp. Stapled wrps. Covers slightly shelfworn with light wear along edges. Internally clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures.
$25.00
THE FOURTH BOOK OF JORKENS
Sauk City, WI:Arkham House. 1948. 1st edition, limited to 3000 copies. 194pp. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Book very slightly shelfworn with gilt on spine still bright. Internally, end pages slightly age toned but free of previous owners marks or signatures. The dust  jacket is lightly soiled and shelfworn with a closed tear to the rear panel, bottom edge. Overall, a very good copy with a very good dust jacket.
$65.00
THE GOLDEN APPLES
New York:Harcourt, Brace and Company. (1949). 1st edition, stated. 244pp. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Green boards with an old stain along the outside edge of the front cover and lightly soiled along edges. Internally, a very good clean copy, free of previous owners marks or signatures, with a small grouping of pages (215-230) with the lower edge point creased. The dust jacket is near very good, not price clipped and still in one piece, but soiled with wear (including small chips and tears)  to edges and folds.
$65.00
THE GREEN DOLPHIN OF OZ. A  Fairy Tale for Grown-Ups.
(Belleair):Vanitas Press. (1978). 175pp. Illustrated by Lau Shiu Fan. 1st edition, limited to 1000x this is #62. Hardcover.  In very good, clean condition, inside and out. 
$50.00
THE HALF PINT FLASK
New York:Farrar & Rinehart, Inc., 1929. 55pp. 1st trade edition.  Illustrated by Joseph E. Stanford.  Hardcover with dust jacket.  Previous owners name to first free end-page and paper slightly age-toned with a small bookseller ticket to lower edge inside rear board, otherwise a very good, clean copy. The dust jacket is worn and soiled, in pieces missing parts of spine and chips to edges, but backed onto brown paper.   
$75.00
THE HEART OF TOIL
New York:Charles Scribner's Sons. 1898. 1st edition. ix+215pp. Illustrated with 24 plates by A. B. Frost. With decorated boards by Margaret Armstrong. Hardcover.  In very good condition. Decorated boards, signed MA, lightly soiled and shelfworn with spine strip sunfaded and worn at both ends. Back cover is ligtly soiled with a small hole along mid gutter.  Page edges lightly soiled with dust residue with top pages gilt.  Internally end-pages slightly age toned but otherwise clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures, and for the most part uncut. 
$45.00
THE HERITAGE OF HATCHER IDE
New York:Doubleday, Doran and Company, Inc. 1941. 1st edition, stated. 310pp. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Red boards decorated with gilt on spine, slightly soiled with light shelfwear along edges. Internally, endpages are agetoned with a previous owerners name and address stamped (in red) to top of 1st free endpage, otherwise, pages clean.  The binding is tight and hinges intact. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed and shelfworn along edges, not price clipped and still in near very good condition. 
$25.00

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