New York: Hippocampus Press, 2007-2008. First Editions. Hardcover. Octavo, original black cloth, silver titles on spines. Three Volumes, all First Printings, each volume signed by S.T. Joshi on the title page. 846 + 442 pp (Vols 1 & 2 consecutively paginated), Notes, Indexes. Small scratch to lower front panel of the jacket for Vol 3; a fine set in fine dust jackets. The hardcover first printings of these volumes were all done in extremely small print runs and complete sets are very scarce. Fine in Dust Jackets. Item #312193
¶ The Hippocampus Press edition of The Complete Poetry and Translations of Clark Ashton Smith prints, for the first time, Smith’s entire poetic work, including hundreds of uncollected and unpublished poems. The poems have been arranged chronologically by date of writing, so far as can be ascertained. All poems have been textually corrected by consultation with manuscripts and early appearances, and have been extensively annotated by editors S. T. Joshi and David E. Schultz.