by Evangeline Walton
Dust jacket by Ronald Clyne
Limited Edition Hardcover - $200.00
OUT OF PRINT FROM THE PUBLISHER
Arkham House, 1945; 200 pp.; limited to 3000 copies. First edition, first printing.
The first full-length novel to be published by Arkham House, listed as the initial book in the Library of Arkham House Novels of Fantasy and Terror.
Book is solid and clean; black binding cloth is very lightly blemished; top and bottom edges of boards are lightly worn; light bumping at top and bottom of spine; green painted lettering (not gilt) on spine is clean and bright; pages are clean and fairly bright, with age-yellowed edges.
Dust jacket is clean, bright, and unblemished except for minor wear along bottom edge of spine; flaps are clean and fairly bright with original price ($2.50) unclipped; flap folds and upper edges are lightly yellowed.
Overall, this is a very good+ copy of the book with a near fine original dust jacket.