[Sauk City, Wisconsin]: Arkham House Publishers, . Octavo, cloth. First edition. 3528 copies printed. Collects seven horror novellas including "The Autopsy" and "The Pearls of the Vampire Queen," a sequence from NIFT THE LEAN, winner of the 1983 World Fantasy Award. "Shea is one of the most visually powerful creators of horror images writing today." - Barron (ed), Horror Literature 4-269. Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 4A-230. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. (#136428).