SONGS OF A DEAD DREAMER. [Albuquerque, NM: Silver Scarab Press, [1985.]. Octavo, illustrations by Harry O. Morris, pictorial wrappers. First edition. Limited to 300 copies. The author's first book. Collects thirteen stories and an essay, "Notes on the Writing of Horror: A Story," by Ligotti, with an introduction by Ramsey Campbell. Barron (ed), Fantasy and Horror (1999) 6-240. A fine copy. A lovely copy of a seminal work of modern horror fiction. A handwritten letter from artist/publisher Harry O. Morris to "Ned" [Brooks] dated 4 April 1986 is laid in. (#159191).
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