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    Clark Ashton Smith Spells and Philtres (Arkham House, 1958). A collection of verse by Ashton Smith, plus translated French and Spanish poems selected by the author, from a print run of 519 copies. Contents include "The Nameless Wraith," "Feast of St. Anthony," and Baudelaire's "The Metamorphoses of the Vampire." In Fine condition with very minor rubbing and soiling to the dust jacket. Listed as #12 on Arkham House Books: A Collector's Guide's list of the 35 most valuable Arkham editions, and #7 on their list of scarcity. Arkham House Books value for Fine copy = $750.

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    November, 2010
    18th-19th Thursday-Friday
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