Toronto: The American News Company, 1948. First Canadian Edition. The First Appearance in Print of this Short Story. This issue corresponds to the same monthly issue as the US edition (Vol 40, No. 3), but with Canadian ads. Paper off-white and creamy, small edgetears, small marks on rear covers; an excellent copy; near fine. The print runs on these Canadian issues were much smaller than their US counterparts. Item #310964
¶ An excellent issue with cover artwork by Lee Brown Coye. Contains THE MASTER OF THE CRABS by Clark Ashton Smith; The House (verse) by H.P. Lovecraft; Roman Remains by Algernon Blackwood; The Merrow by Seabury Quinn; Catnip by Robert Bloch; The October Game by Ray Bradbury; Something in the Wood by August Derleth; The La Prello Paper by Carl Jacobi; The Leonardo Rondache by Manly Wade Wellman; Ghost Hunt by H. Russell Wakefield; The Coming of Mr. Alkerhaus by Allison V. Harding and The Might-Have-Been by Edmond Hamilton.