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    August Derleth Someone In the Dark (Arkham House, 1941). The second title published by Arkham and the first published collection of Derleth's stories from Weird Tales, from a print run of 1,115 copies. Page 25-26 appears to be a cancel. Contents include "The Return of Hastur" and others. Jacket art by Frank Utpatel. In Fine condition with some tanning, soiling, and chipping to the dust jacket. Listed as #6 on Arkham House Books: A Collector's Guide's list of the 35 most valuable Arkham editions, and #22 on their list of scarcity. Arkham House Books value for Fine copy = $1,250.

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    November, 2010
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