edited by August Derleth
Dust jacket by Herb Arnold, design by Gary Gore
Limited Edition Hardcover - $60.00
OUT OF PRINT FROM THE PUBLISHER
Arkham House, 1971; 330 pp.; limited to 3,051 copies. First Edition.
Dark Things is an anthology of horror stories edited by August Derleth. It was Derleth's fourth anthology of previously unpublished stories released by Arkham House. A translation in Japanese has also been released.
Book is solid and clean; black binding cloth is clean and shiny; boards are unbumped and corners sharp; gilt lettering on spine is bright; pages are clean and bright.
Dust jacket front is clean, bright, unblemished and unchipped; flaps are clean and bright with original price ($6.50) unclipped; rear cover is clean and bright.
Overall, this is a fine copy of the book in a fine dust jacket.CONTENTS
"The Funny Farm", by Robert Bloch
"The Eyes of Mme. Dupree", by P.H. Booth
"'The Peril That Lurks Among Ruins'", by Joseph Payne Brennan
"Napier Court", by Ramsey Campbell
"Shaggai", by Lin Carter (Cthulhu Mythos tale)
"The Dweller in the Tomb", by Lin Carter (Cthulhu Mythos tale)
"The House by the Tarn", by Basil Copper
"The Knocker at the Portico", by Basil Copper
"Lord of the Depths", by David Drake
"Omega", by Alice R. Hill
"The House in the Oaks", by Robert E. Howard and August Derleth
"The Singleton Barrier", by Carl Jacobi
"The Case of the Double Husband", by Margery Lawrence
"Innsmouth Clay", by H. P. Lovecraft and August Derleth
"The Conch Shell", by Brian Lumley
"Rising With Surtsey", by Brian Lumley
"Company in the Orchard", by Francis May
"'Beyondaril'", by John Metcalfe
"The Manterfield Inheritance", by Charles Partington
"The Storm King", by Emil Petaja
"The Elevator", by James Wade
"Appointment with Fire", by H. Russell Wakefield
"The Rings of the Papaloi", by Donald J. Walsh, Jr.
"Requiem for Earth", by Donald Wandrei