THE LAST CELT: A BIO-BIBLIOGRAPHY OF ROBERT ERVIN HOWARD. West Kingston, Rhode Island: Donald M. Grant, Publisher, 1976. Large octavo, pp. [1-8] 9-416, illustrations, facsimilies, cloth. First edition. A presentation copy with signed inscription by Lord to antiquarian bookseller George Locke on the front free endpaper: "For George Locke / with best regards / from Texas. / Glenn Lord." To date the definitive reference tool for the study of Howard and his writings. The work is divided into four sections: autobiography (collecting several pieces written over a lapse of years); biography (five essays by H. P. Lovecraft, E. Hoffmann Price and others); bibliography (listing books, contributions to books and periodicals, index to verse, fiction, articles and letters, unpublished fiction and verse, translations, etc.); and miscellanea (texts of unpublished material, facsimiles of letters, a fanzine, map, etc.). A fine copy in very good dust jacket with light wear at edges and some spotting along rear flap fold. (#167867).
First edition so stated on copyright page.