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    David H Keller: Signed First Edition of The Thing in the Cellar. (Millheim, Pennsylvania: The Bizarre Series, nd [1940]), first edition, 32 pages, embossed wrappers with blue lettering on front cover, 16mo (4.5" x 6"). Signed "David H. Keller M.D." on the half-title page. Designated the third volume in the Bizarre series along with A. Merritt's Three Lines of Old French and Eando Binder's The Cancer Machine (offered elsewhere in this catalog). Contains the Keller story "The Thing in the Cellar", two poems, an interview, and a short piece by Keller concerning the psychology behind the titular story. The book is in very good condition, especially the internal text. The covers show mild soiling, and one small tear at the top right of the front cover, presumably from a past price sticker.

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