LONELY VIGILS. Chapel Hill, North Carolina: Carcosa, 1981. Octavo, cloth. First edition. Subscriber's copy with illustrated sheet signed by Wellman and artist George Evans affixed to front free endpaper. Collects twenty occult detective stories featuring Judge Pursuivant or John Thunstone, one featuring Professor Enderby, most first published in WEIRD TALES between 1938 and 1951. Barron (ed), Fantasy and Horror (1999) 4-160. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 3-207. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. (#169350).
First edition so stated on page .