Lot 190 of 327:
August Derleth Dark of the Moon inscribed  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$180
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Dark of the Moon: Poems of Fantasy and the Macabre

Author:
Derleth, August, editor

Place:
Sauk City, WI

Publisher:
Arkham House

Date:
1947

Description:

(8vo) original black cloth, dust jacket. First Edition.

Presentation inscription from the author on front free endpaper. Rare first state jacket, printed in green and black and priced "$3.00". 210 poems by 64 poets, including: William Blake, Robert Burns, Sir Walter Scott, Coleridge, Goethe, Keats, Poe, Tennyson, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Christina Rossetti, H.P. Lovecraft, and many others.


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Condition:
Jacket sunned and lightly worn; near fine.


 
Item number:
285934
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