(#170148) MEN OF THE DEEP WATERS. William Hope Hodgson.

MEN OF THE DEEP WATERS. London: Eveleigh Nash, 1914. Octavo, pp. [1-5] 6--11 [12] 13-303 [304: printer's imprint] [305-306: ads], original red cloth, front panel stamped in gold with blind stamped border, spine panel stamped in gold. First edition. First binding of red cloth lettered in gold. Collects two poems and ten short stories of the sea including "The Voice in the Night," Hodgson's most famous horror story. Ashley, Who's Who in Horror and Fantasy Fiction, pp. 94-5. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 820. Bleiler, Science-Fiction: The Early Years 1108. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 114. Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 3-109. Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, pp. 203-04. See Barron (ed), Horror Literature 3-90. Bleiler (1978), p. 101. Reginald 07286. Label pasted to front paste-down. Cloth worn at edges, outer joints rubbed, gold lettering on spine panel dull, hairline crack along inner rear hinge which is holding tight, some foxing to text pages, mainly first and last leaves, a sound reading copy. (#170148).

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