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    H. P. Lovecraft. The Shuttered Room and Other Pieces. Compiled by August Derleth. Sauk City, Wisconsin: Arkham House, 1959.

    First edition. One of 2500 copies. Octavo. xiv, 313 pages. Five inserted illustrations, including the frontispiece portrait.

    Publisher's black cloth covers with the spine lettered in gilt. Illustrated dust jacket designed by Richard Taylor, with $5.00 price on the front inner flap. Gray endpapers. Covers slightly rubbed, jacket spine sunned, jacket back cover lightly soiled. Altogether a tight and very good copy.

    August Derleth (February 24, 1909 - July 4, 1971) assembled this compilation of works by H. P. Lovecraft, Donald Wandrei, Robert Bloch, Dorothy C. Walter, Alfred Galpin, himself, and others.


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