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    H. P. Lovecraft. Lot of Three H. P. Lovecraft Paperbacks including: The Lurking Fear and Other Stories. New York: Avon Book Company, 1947. Octavo. 223 pages. Pictorial wrappers. Old smoothed creasing to wrappers at the corners; contents toned as usual, else very good. [and:] The Weird Shadow Over Innsmouth. New York: Bartholomew House, Inc., 1944. First printing. Octavo. 190 pages. Pictorial wrappers. Modest wear at the corners, else very good. [and:] The Dunwich Horror. New York: Bartholomew House, Inc., 1945. First edition, thus. Octavo. 186 pages. Pictorial wrappers. Very good. From the collection of first fan, Jack Cordes.

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    February, 2012
    16th Thursday
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