David H. Keller. The Solitary Hunters and The Abyss. Illustrated by J. V. Baltadonis. Philadelphia: New Era Publishers, 1948.

    First edition. Octavo. 265 pages. Two full page illustrations.

    Publisher's black cloth covers with the spine lettered in gilt. Illustrated dust jacket designed by J. V. Baltadonis. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper. Minor rubbing to the covers and jacket. Altogether a very good copy.

    David Henry Keller (December 23, 1880 - July 13, 1966), a practicing psychologist, utilized many pseudonyms, but published this work under his official name. The Solitary Hunters was originally published in Weird Tales Magazine in 1934, while The Abyss had never been published before. The author inscribed the front free endpaper as follows: "Sincerely David H. Keller M. D."

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