(#172302) THE CALLING OF THE SEA. William Hope Hodgson.

THE CALLING OF THE SEA. London: Selwyn & Blount, [1920]. Octavo, pp. [1-3] 4-47 [48], inserted frontispiece (photographic portrait of Hodgson), original gray green boards, printed paper label affixed to spine panel. First edition. The first of two slim volumes of Hodgson's poetry prepared and published in 500-copy editions by Hodgson's widow, R. Hope Hodgson. Introductory memoir by A. St. John Adcock. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 114. See Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 6-26. Spine panel darkened, paper label tanned, a very good copy in very good 2/6 printed dust jacket with minute chips from tail of spine panel and corner tips and a bit of darkening to spine panel. Scarce in this condition. Rare publisher's promotional flyer for this book laid in. (#172302).

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