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    Robert Bloch. Four First Editions, One Signed, including: The Opener of the Way. Sauk City, Wisconsin: Arkham House, 1945. Inscribed and signed by the author on the front endpaper. Twelvemo. 309 pages. Black cloth with gold spine titles. The top of the front endpaper has a 1"x1" piece cut out (removing the surname of the recipient of the Bloch inscription). Overall very good with some wear and toning. The dust jacket is very good with some wear and minor paper loss at head and foot of spine. [and:] Pleasant Dreams: Nightmares by Robert Bloch. Sauk City, Wisconsin: Arkham House, 1960. Octavo. 233 pages. Black cloth with gold spine titles. Overall, book and dust jacket are fine. [and:] Blood Runs Cold. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1961. Octavo. 246 pages, untrimmed. White cloth with red and gray titles and decorations on spine and front cover. Overall, book and dust jacket are near fine. [and:] Dragons and Nightmares. Baltimore: Mirage, 1968. Octavo. 185 pages. Black cloth with gold spine titles. Overall, book and dust jacket are fine. From the Robert and Diane Yaspan Collection.

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    February, 2008
    23rd Saturday
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