DARK CARNIVAL. Sauk City, Wis. Arkham House, 1947. Octavo, cloth. First edition. Bold inscription by Bradbury to "John!" dated 4 March 1977 on the front free endpaper. 3112 copies printed. The author's first book. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 3-34. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 254. Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 4-42. Mild bump to upper spine end, a nearly fine copy in very good dust jacket (priced $3.00 on the front flap) with light wear along top and bottom edges and some light ink smudges to the rear panel. (#172723).
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