Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Clark Ashton Smith The Dark Chateau (Arkham House, 1951). A short collection of fantasy and weird poetry by the author, from a print run of 563 copies. It was intended as a temporary work while the larger Selected Poems was in preparation. Contents include "Averoigne," "Zothique," "The Twilight of the Gods," and others. In Fine condition with some tanning and chipping to the dust jacket. Listed as #9 on Arkham House Books: A Collector's Guide's list of the 35 most valuable Arkham editions, and #8 on their list of scarcity. Arkham House Books value for Fine copy = $1,000.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2010
    18th-19th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 10
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,070

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 26 days left to consign to the 2020 February 27 - 29 Comics Signature Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    Congratulations on your company growth in the interim - quite phenomenal, well done!
    Paul L.,
    Rancho Santa Fe, CA
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 October 15 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    2019 October 15 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $2,693,366
    2019 November 27 Mickey Mouse and Friends - Animation Art Signature Internet Auction
    2019 November 27 Mickey Mouse and Friends - Animation Art Signature Internet Auction
    REALIZED $144,095