SHADOWS. Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1978. Octavo, boards. First edition. Original anthology collecting thirteen stories by Avram Davidson, R. A. Lafferty, Robert Bloch, John Crowley, Stephen King, and others. A very important original anthology series: "The nearly 200 stories it published are the foundation of contemporary dark fantasy." - Barron (ed), Fantasy and Horror (1999) 6-428. This copy is signed on the front free endpaper by contributor Ramsey Campbell. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 4-359. Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 4-267. Remainder spray to bottom edge of text block, a fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket with just a bit of wrinkling at upper spine end. (#163341).
First edition so stated on copyright page.