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    Stanley Ellin. Dreadful Summit. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1948. First edition. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author to his parents, and, later, inscribed by the author to Otto Penzler. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "March 7, 1948/To Mother and Dad,/With my love/Stan". With a later inscription beneath: "For Otto/Who'll treasure [?]/it with the same/kind of [?]/Stan Ellin". Octavo. [viii], 181, [3, blank] pages. Publisher's full red cloth, spine lettered in gilt. In the original publisher's dust jacket. Jacket flaps are affixed to boards. Binding is edgeworn and toned. Jacket is worn and soiled, endleaves offset and foxed, some occasional soiling in text. A good copy with two superb associations. A Haycraft-Queen Cornerstone.

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