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"THE CURSE OF YIG" collects the three Zealia Bishop tales that HPL extensively revised & rewrote, the others being, THE MOUND, and MEDUSA'S COIL. Bishop had learned of HPL through meeting Samuel Loveman when he was working in George Kirk's bookstore. She contacted HPL and he began coaching and encouraging her. While living in Oklahoma she wrote to HPL re: myths and legends of the area which evolved into the three stories here. She even met HPL at the home of Frank Belknap Long and her memoir of the meeting, H.P. LOVECRAFT: A PUPIL'S VIEW included in the book makes for very worthwhile reading - especially as it comes from a woman's point of view. Also included is her memoir of August Derleth. There are a few photographs included in the book.A Fine - V. F. , unread copy in d.j. JOSHI: I-A-29.
Title: THE CURSE OF YIG.
Edition: [First edition]. 1217 copies.
Publisher: Sauk City, Arkham House: 1953
Item: 1.00 Item
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