SKULL-FACE AND OTHERS. Sauk City, Wisconsin: Arkham House, 1946. Large octavo, cloth. First edition. 3004 copies printed. This posthumous 475-page memorial collection is Howard's first book published in the United States. It includes a short novel and twenty-one stories, most first published in WEIRD TALES, some featuring Conan, Solomon Kane, Bran Mak Morn and King Kull, as well as others that do not belong to his various series, his article on Conan's world, "The Hyborian Age," his poem, "Lines Written in the Realization That I Must Die," and Howard memoirs by H. P. Lovecraft and E. Hoffmann Price. Barron (ed), Fantasy and Horror (1999) 5-146. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 3-95. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 853. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. A stunning copy. (#162609).
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