LOST WORLDS. Sauk City, Wisconsin: Arkham House, 1944. Octavo, cloth. First edition. 2043 copies printed. The second collection of Smith's short fiction to be published by Arkham House. "Equally varied and colorful material can be found in Lost Worlds, which includes the best of Smith's Hyperborean grotesques, 'The Seven Geases', and two of the nastiest tales of Zothique: 'The Empire of the Necromancers' and 'Necromancy in Naat.'" -Barron (ed.): Horror Literature 3-182. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 1485. Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 4-202. A fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket with 18 mm closed tear at the lower edge of the front panel, a touch of rubbing to corner tips, and some tanning to the spine lettering and along edges of the rear panel. An attractive copy. (#154599).
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