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(H.P. LOVECRAFT) CRYPT OF CTHULHU Edited by Robert M. Price: 1st 85 issues!

By: (H.P. LOVECRAFT) Robert M. Price, editor.

Price: $1,500.00


CRYPT OF CTHULHU evolved from a one-man-24-page effort to a 64-page publication that become the premiere H.P. Lovecraft journal for more than a decade. Editor Robert M. Price wrote every article in the first issue and even illustrated it as well! The 2nd issue received contributions — in addition to the editor — from Charles Garofalo, Ronald Shearer, and C.J. Henderson; by the time issue #9 came around, "COC" had attracted the Lovecraft Illuminati: S.T. Joshi, Peter... View more info

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3 TALES OF HORROR

By: LOVECRAFT, H.P.

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Sauk City,, Arkham House, 1967

Edition: [First Edition]


The 3 tales are—THE DUNWICH HORROR, THE COLOUR OUT OF SPACE, amd THE THING ON THE DOORSTEP. [1522 copies printed]. Illustrated with some of Lee Brown Coye's most inspired work. Rear panel of d.j. very lightly toned. A beautiful example of one of my favorite Arkham titles. A listing from the Richard M. Jefts complete Arkham House collection. #RMJ8. View more info

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AMATEUR OFFERINGS. December, 1977.

By: (LOVECRAFT, H.P.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Roanoke, Martin & Willametta Keffer,


2-page article - Lovecraft Was My Mentor - written by Horace Lawson with his memoir of HPL and how he mentioned to HPL to send his tales out to professional magazines. Joshi: III-D-358. View more info

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AMATEUR SCRIBE. November, 1950.

By: (LOVECRAFT, H.P.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, Chas. A. Shattuck,


37 page article - Halcyon Days With the Blue Pencil Club - written by Rheinhart Kleiner with anecdotes on James Morton, W. Paul Cook, George Houtain, Hazel Pratt, Edna von der Hyde and others whose names you’ll recognize as friends or associates of HPL, with a brief notation on HPL. The article continues in a later issue devoted to Lovecraft - see later listing. Kleiner must’ve lived to a good age. Very nice chapbook sized typeset printing. Joshi: III-D-358. View more info

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AMERICAN AMATEUR.. July, 1921. No. 2.

By: (LOVECRAFT, H.P.)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Ridgefield Park, N.J., Dorothy MacLaughlin,,


Nothing by H.P. Lovecraft, however there is a half-page piece by the soon-to-be-Mrs. Lovecraft, Sonia Greene, entitled "LOSTED," In addition there is a revealing piece about her by Helen Heins' article - IMPRESSIONS OF THE BOSTON NATION CONVENTION - "I was rorry that save a few words Sonia Greene did not get the opportunity to enthrall the banquet with her personality and magnetism. We who have had the pleasure of her acquaintance could have assured a treat. As it is,... View more info

ANNALS OF THE JINNS.

By: (LOVECRAFT, H.P.) BARLOW, Robert H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: West Warwick, R.I.,, Necronomicon Press,, 1978.

Edition: First Edition


Ten short fantasy tales by Lovecraft's young protégé; Lovecraft offered suggestions on these tales and did some editing. Illustrated by Jason Eckhardt. The six-page introduction by Kenneth Faig is worth the price of the booklet. View more info

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ARKHAM HOUSE: H.P. LOVECRAFT:THE OUTSIDER AND OTHERS! The Richard M. Jefts, Arkham House Collection

By: LOVECRAFT, H.P.

Price: $2,200.00

Publisher: Sauk City, Wisconsin, Arkham House, 1939

Edition: [First Edition]


The flagship volume which launched Arkham House; it's most important book. At [1268 copies printed] and in this the age of the Internet, it has become, the most common scarce book on the planet because virtually everyone saved their copy and did not offer it up for sale! According to Joshi, THE OUTSIDER was HPL's preferred title for a possible collection and he certainly was and wished to be that. It's a heavy book, shipped before the days of bubble-wrap and plastic "p... View more info

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ARKHAM HOUSE: H.P. LOVECRAFT:THE SHUNNED HOUSE—Printed by W. PAUL COOK. 1928. Bound by Arkham House in 1961, in an edition of 100 HARDBOUND COPIES. Purchased New from Arkham House! The Richard M. Jefts, Arkham House Collection

By: LOVECRAFT, H.P.

Price: $14,000.00

Publisher: Athol, MASS., Recluse Press, 1928

Edition: [First Edition]


The hardbound presentation of W. Paul Cook's original 1928 printed—but unbound book. Bound in 1961 in an edition of 100 copies by Arkham House. The most expensive Arkham House book. The spine lettering is notorious for its poor stamping, however this copy displays all the lettering intact—quite uncommon in such condition. This copy bears the Currey state B, Arkham House cancellation sticker with the titles in italics. Save your money for this one, this is a superi... View more info

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BACON'S ESSAYS. Spring,1930. Vol. 3., No. 1.

By: (LOVECRAFT, H.P.)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: St. Louis, MO., Victor Edward Bacon,,


Lovecraft is present with the first appearance of his poem, - THE OUTPOST. Bedsheet sized format journal stapled and folded for mailing. A vg copy. JOSHI: B-iii-138.HPL06/17 View more info

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BACON'S ESSAYS. Summer,1927. Vol. 1, No. 1.

By: (LOVECRAFT, H.P.)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: St. Louis, MO.:, Victor Edward Bacon,, 1927.

Edition: First printing.


Lovecraft is present on the cover with his essay, "A Matter of Uniteds." HPL had no patience with the constant squabbles within the Amateur Journal factions. Folded for mailing. Larger format journal stapled. A near fine copy. JOSHI: I-B-ii-0175. HPL06/17 View more info

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BACON'S ESSAYS. Summer,1929. Vol. 2, No. 1.

By: (LOVECRAFT, H.P.)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: St. Louis, MO.:, Victor Edward Bacon,, 1929.

Edition: First printing.


Lovecraft is present with one of his finest non-fiction pieces, his brilliant Virginia cave descriptions - "The Descent into Avernus." Folded for mailing. Bedsheet format, folded for mailing. A vg.-, copy. JOSHI: I-B-ii-121. HPL06/17 View more info

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BANK CHECK.

By: (LOVECRAFT, H.P.) GREENE, SONIA.

Price: $8.00


A bank check from Mrs. H.P. Lovecraft, Sonia Haft Greene Lovecraft Davis. Sonia died in Sunland, California less than ten miles from the noted bookseller & publisher, Roy A. Squires; after Sonia's death the convalescent home notified Squires to come and clean out her locker as she had no heirs; Squires recovered some old postcards, some letters and some bank checks. The check numbers are in her own hand. For a very small sum you can add a unique item to your H.P. Lovec... View more info

BEST SUPERNATURAL STORIES OF H.P. LOVECRAFT

By: LOVECRAFT, H.P.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cleveland & New York,, World Publishing, 1946

Edition: Third Printing


The first hardcover, "popular" edition of HPL published. Published April, 1945 a month before the end of the war with Germany, the book quickly went into a 2nd printing September of that year and eight months later this third printing. Reprints fourteen of Lovecraft's tales, and a brief introduction by August Derleth. Quite a nice copy given the poor paper and very light binding; one corner just nubbed, the paper tanned in the margins but less than most; just ... View more info

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CAMPANE. Feb., 1983. No. 103.

By: (LOVECRAFT, H.P.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Harold Segal,


Three-page article by HPL entitled - DOGGEREL AND OTHER POETRY PRATFALLS which originally appeared in the December, 1931 issue of National Amateur. V.g., copy. View more info

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CAMPANE. Mar., 1967. No. 53.

By: (LOVECRAFT, H.P.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Harold Segal,


Four-page article by HPL entitled - THE REAL H.P.L., being a biographical portrait of Lovecraft's amateur career. V.g., copy. View more info