Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    August Derleth (editor). Who Knocks?: Twenty Masterpieces of the Spectral for the Connoisseur. New York, Toronto: Rinehart & Company, Inc., [1946]. First edition, first printing with "R" monogram on copyright page. Octavo, cloth. Oswald Train's bookplate affixed to the front paste-down. Top edge of text block dusty, else a fine copy in very good dust jacket with light wear at edges and 23 mm closed tear at top edge of rear spine fold. A pretty nice copy.

    More Information:

    Collects twenty stories by Ray Bradbury, H. P. Lovecraft, Theodore Sturgeon and others, with illustrations by Lee Brown Coye. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 526. Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 4-265.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    March, 2016
    3rd Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 9
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 115

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $100,000 (minimum $14), plus 20% of any amount between $100,000 and $1,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $1,000,000 per lot.

    Sold on Mar 3, 2016 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2021 December 12 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction .

    Learn about consigning with us

    This was my first time dealing with an auction house, and I am 100% completely impressed with Heritage. There is not an aspect of this process that I have a critique for.
    Darryl S.,
    Stuart, FL
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search