Indianapolis: Popular Fiction Publishing Co., 1937. First Printing. First edition. Tall octavo, original printed wrappers. Cover artwork by Margaret Brundage, a gorgeous Brundage nude illustrating THE CARNAL GOD by John R. Speer and Carlisle Schnitzer. Minute chips at edges, small wormhole to fore-edge margin of pp 685-720 (does not approach text), spine panel unfaded (bright red with yellow & black lettering). Most of the internal artwork is by Virgil Finlay. A very good to near fine copy, with off-white paper. Item #311296
¶ Contents: The Carnal God, novelette by Carlisle Schnitzer and John Rawson Speer; Ragnarok, a poem by Henry Kuttner; Clicking Red Heels, a short story by Paul Ernst; The Black Kiss, a short story by Robert Bloch and Henry Kuttner; The Last Pharaoh (Serial, part 2 of 4) by Thomas P. Kelley; Hymn to Beauty, a poem by Charles Baudelaire; The Life-Eater, short story by Harold Ward; Return to Earth, short story by Willis Knapp Jones; Death Is a Woman, a poem by Felix Kowalewski; Telegraphy and Telepathy, essay by R. T. House; Murder Mask, short story by Edgar Daniel Kramer; The Ocean Leech (reprint from 1925) short story by Frank Belknap Long, Jr.