THE. October 1934 . FANTASY FAN: THE FANS' OWN MAGAZINE, Charles D. Hornig, number 2 [whole number 14 volume 2.

Elizabeth, New Jersey: Charles D. Hornig, October 1934 (volume 2, number 2 [whole number 14]). Octavo, single issue, printed wrappers, stapled. Second appearance of part of H. P. Lovecraft's literary essay, "Supernatural Horror in Literature ... Part Thirteen," revised from its earlier printing in THE RECLUSE (1927). This special issue, dedicated to H. P. Lovecraft, features the second printing of Lovecraft's famous short story, "Beyond the Wall of Sleep," first published in the rare amateur magazine PINE CONES, October 1919, and reprinted later in WEIRD TALES, March 1938, and the first printing of "The Book" and "Pursuit," the first two poems of his classic "Fungi from Yuggoth" sonnet sequence. "... one of the legendary magazines of the 1930s ... an extremely consistent and reliable magazine ..." - Tymn and Ashley (eds), Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Weird Fiction Magazines, pp. 822-3. Joshi I-B-i-5, I-B-ii-232, I-B-iii-42, and I-B-iii-43. Pavlat and Evans, Fanzine Index (1965), p. 37. A couple of tiny spots and some soiling to rear cover, a bit of tanning to edges, nevertheless a superior copy of a fragile and scarce fanzine. (#143095).

Price: $250.00

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