Title THE NATIONAL AMATEUR. Mar., 1922 - FEATURES THE LOVECRAFT TALE - "THE MUSIC OF ERICH ZANN!"
Publisher Cleveland William Dowdell
Seller ID 607
Features the first appearance of H.P. Lovecraft's - MUSIC OF ERICH ZANN, and a small photo of HPL. Sonia Greene's - RAINBOW is called 'The Best First Issue." The contents are duly noted and Lovecraft's work is commented upon in a long write-up. ERICH ZANN is a most important Lovecraft story as S.T., describes in his bio of HPL - "The Music of Erich Zann justifiably remained one of Lovecraft's own favourite stories, for it reveals a restraint in its supernatural manifestations, a pathos in its depection of its protagonist, and a general polish in its language that Lovecraft rarely achieved in later years." - HPL: A LIFE p. 271. JOSHI: B-i-36.Bedsheet sized issue, stapled - The National was never string-tied. V.g., copy.