New York: Avon Publications. 1947-1952. First Printing. A complete run of the AVON FANTASY READER [18 issues, 1947-1952, all published]. First Editions. Small octavo (digest size), in color pictorial wrappers. A lovely, well preserved set with very minimal wear. Oddly enough, the earliest issues are in the finest condition, with the cover lamination unworn. It would be difficult to assemble a better set. Very good to near fine condition. Item #311123
¶ A complete set of the Avon Fantasy Reader which consists of 18 issues. Authors include William Hope Hodgson, Lord Dunsany, Clark Ashton Smith, H. P. Lovecraft, Robert Bloch, Carl Jacobi, August Derleth, Ray Bradbury, Robert E. Howard, M. R. James, Ambrose Bierce, A. Merritt, Algernon Blackwood, C. L. Moore, Fritz Leiber and more.