THE MAGIC PEN OF JOSEPH CLEMENT COLL. West Kingston, Rhode Island: Donald M. Grant, Publisher, [1978]. Large octavo, pp. [1-4] 5 [6] 7-176, over 250 illustrations, boards. First edition. One of 750 numbered copies with printed limitation statement on front paste-down signed by Reed. Coll died young in 1921, but he left a large body of art. One of the great early twentieth century masters of black and white illustration, his drawings provided a perfect counterpoint to the fiction of A. Conan Doyle, Sax Rohmer, Talbot Mundy and others. Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 10-56. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 10-56. Previous owner's stamp to paste-downs and title page, a fine copy in fine dust jacket with touch of rubbing to head of spine panel and very small closed tear to upper edge of rear panel. (#81755).

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