SONGS THE DEAD MEN SING. Niles, Illinois: Dark Harvest, 1983. Octavo, cloth. First edition. One of 500 numbered copies signed by Martin. Collects nine stories including "Sandkings" (a Nebula Award winner), "Nightflyers," and "In the House of the Worm." "Nightflyers" is a variation on the old-dark-house theme featuring a psychotic sentient interstellar spaceship systematically murdering it crew; "Meathouse Man," is set on a planet where cybernetic zombies are used for slave labor and entertainment. "The Needle Men" is a medial horror story involving black market organ harvesters. Barron (ed), Fantasy and Horror (1999) 6-254. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 4-215. A fine copy in fine dust jacket and paper slipcase with mild fade to the edges. (#155417).
First edition so stated on copyright page.