by Clark Ashton Smith
Dust jacket by Frank Utpatel
Limited Edition Hardcover - $150.00
OUT OF PRINT FROM THE PUBLISHER
Arkham House, 1964; 256 pp.; limited to 2500 copies. First Edition.
Tales of Science and Sorcery is a collection of stories by author Clark Ashton Smith. It was the author's fifth collection of stories published by Arkham House. The stories were originally published between 1930 and 1958 in Weird Tales and other pulp magazines. The collection contains stories from Smith's major story cycles of Hyperborea, Averoigne and Zothique.
Book is solid and clean; black binding cloth is clean and shiny; gilt lettering on spine is clean and bright; pages are clean and bright.
Dust jacket front is clean, bright, and unblemished; flaps are clean and bright with original price ($4.00) unclipped; rear cover is clean and bright.
Overall, this is a fine copy of the book in a fine dust jacket.CONTENTS
"Clark Ashton Smith: A Memoir", by E. Hoffmann Price
"Master of the Asteroid"
"The Seed from the Sepulchre"
"The Root of Ampoi"
"The Immortals of Mercury"
"Murder in the Fourth Dimension"
"Seedling of Mars" (after a plot by E.M. Johnson)
"The Maker of Gargoyles"
"The Great God Awto"
"Mother of Toads"
"Symposium of the Gorgon"
"The Theft of the Thirty-Nine Girdles"