Publication: The Dunwich Horror and Others: The Best Supernatural Stories of H. P. Lovecraft

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  • Publication: The Dunwich Horror and Others: The Best Supernatural Stories of H. P. Lovecraft Publication Record # 11658
  • Authors: H. P. Lovecraft
  • Date: 1963-00-00
  • Publisher: Arkham House
  • Price: $5.00
  • Pages: xx+431
  • Format: hc?
  • Type: COLLECTION
  • Container Title: The Dunwich Horror and Others • collection by H. P. Lovecraft
  • Cover: Lee Brown Coye
  • Notes: According to Currey, there is no statement of printing on the copyright page of this printing, the first. Pages 10-307 are offset from the World Publishing Co. edition of The Best Supernatural Stories of H. P. Lovecraft (1945), adding two additional stories on pages 308-431. Per Sheldon Jaffery, from The Arkham House Companion, the first printing can be distinguished from the subsequent 4 by:
    • $5.00 price on dustwrapper.
    • The photograph of Lovecraft on the back measures 92 mm x 111 mm.
    • Back jacket flap lists Arkham House titles by Lovecraft.
    • No headbands at the end of the spine.
    The colophon states 3000 copies were printed. The actual number is 3133 copies per S.T. Joshi's Sixty Years of Arkham House. Reginald1: 09245. Bleiler The Guide to Supernatural Fiction: 1051. Derleth Thirty Years of Arkham House: 67. Joshi Sixty Years of Arkham House: 67. Jaffery The Arkham House Companion: 71. Nielsen Arkham House Books: 71.
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