Maggs Bros Ltd

The Shuttered Room & Other Pieces


£350.00  [First Edition]

Available to view at our Curzon Street shop.

First edition. Compiled by August Derleth. Five photographic illustrations. 8vo. Fine, with dustjacket designed by Richard Taylor, in black cloth boards and grey endpapers. With the bookplate of Dr. J. E. Bowman pasted on the front paste-down endpaper. Sauk City, Arkham House.

This collection of Lovecraft marks the 20th anniversary of Arkham House, the publishing company set up by August Derleth and Donald Wandrei in order to have Lovecraft properly published. This selection of Lovecraft's works includes some previously un-published writings from his very early youth. It was intended to be the last collection of ‘Lovecraftiana’ Arkham house published.

Stock Code: 225206