LITERARY SWORDSMEN AND SORCERERS: The Makers of Heroic Fantasy.
Price: $20.00 USD
Place Published: Sauk City
Publisher: Arkham House
Date Published: 1976.
Edition: First Edition
Book Id: 310280
First edition, 5431 copies printed. Octavo, orginal black cloth titled in gilt on spine panel. 313 pp. Dust jacket artwork by Tim Kirk. Frontispiece by S.H. Sime, ten portrait photos. Light rubbing to boards, small corner bumps, internally clean; dust jacket a bit tanned on the spine and with light rubbing to edges, light smudges. A very good copy in dust jacket.
¶ Biographical essays on several major authors of fantasy fiction: William Morris, Lord Dunsany, H.P. Lovecraft, E.R. Eddison, Robert E. Howard, Fletcher Pratt, Clark Ashton Smith, J.R.R. Tolkien and T.H. White.