DARK OF THE MOON: POEMS OF FANTASY AND THE MACABRE. Sauk City, Wisconsin: Arkham House, 1947. Octavo, cloth. First edition. 2634 copies printed. "The single most vital volume in any collection of supernatural verse. Lengthy, rich, and representative; 64 poets, 210 poems ... A milestone volume ... an influence upon the emerging Small Press poets (late 1960s-1980s)." - Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 6-15. Barron (ed), Fantasy and Horror (1999) 8-48. Lower front corner tip bumped, else a fine copy in nearly fine second state dust jacket (printed in orange and black and priced "$3.50" on front flap) with mild matching bump and some rubbing at spine ends. (#159991).
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