Lot 232 of 327:
H.P. Lovecraft The Outsider first Arkham House book  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$4,200
Estimate:
$2,500 - $3,500

Title:
The Outsider and Others

Author:
Lovecraft, H.P.

Place:
Sauk City, WI

Publisher:
Arkham House

Date:
1939

Description:

xiv, 553 pp. Collected with an Introduction by August Derleth and Donald Wandrei. (8vo) original black cloth, spine lettered in gilt, pictorial jacket. One of 1268 copies printed. First Edition.

The first volume of Lovecraft's posthumous works, and the first book published by Arkham House. Bleiler 1040; Joshi I-A-15.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Jacket lightly worn with a few small chips, ink date stamp (Nov. 21, 1939) on front flap; slight bump to lower corners, previous owner's name stamped on rear endpaper; endpapers browned; near fine in a very good or better jacket.


 
Item number:
285905
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