THE PARASITE. New York: Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc., . Octavo, cloth-backed boards. First U.S. edition. Issued a month earlier in Britain as TO WAKE THE DEAD with a different ending. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 4-73. Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature III, pp. 1209-11. Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 4-61. King list, p. 389. A fine copy in near fine dust jacket with minor wear at tail of spine panel and upper front corner tip and tiny nick to bottom edge of front panel. (#73194).
First printing has code "10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1" on copyright page.