FRYER, Donald-Sidney (Clark Ashton Smith)
Title EMPEROR OF DREAMS: A Clark Ashton Smith Bibliography. SIGNED by the compiler.
Edition First Edition
Publisher West Kingston, RI Donald M. Grant 1978
Seller ID 989
This epic work occupied Donald Sidney-Fryer from 1960 to the late 1970's. If "EOD" existed only as a bibliography, you would be more than suitably impressed�listing not only the entirety of Smith's book publications from 1912 to 1978, but the contents of each book both poetry & prose, along with his magazine appearances of both poetry & prose; an index of the "First lines" of that poetry; anthology appearances both poetry & prose, letters, essays�however it is more than a "bibliography," it additionally includes personal asides by those who knew him, laudatory essays by such notables as Ray Bradbury, Fritz Leiber, August Derleth and even�yes, Harlan Ellison! A biography of CAS, and accompanying photographs of CAS and his environs. Exhaustive and exhausting when you consider that this was all done before the age of the personal computer! With this volume you will have everything you need to begin, or add to your researches of Clark Ashton Smith and his work! It is additionally a most handsome oversized volume, nicely presented. Signed by the compiler. Fine in d.j. CLICK on author or title for aditional photos.