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Typed Letter Signed, on Mrs. Clark Ashton Smith's Letterhead, Dated Five Days Before the Author's Death and Detailing His Medical Condition. 117 - 9th Street, Pacific Grove, California. Dated Aug 9?/61. Addressed to "My very Dear Harry, Sophia" [Harry Rosenberry, Manager of the Auburn branch of the Bank of California].... more

Price: $450.00 USD

Sauk City, Wisconsin: Arkham House, 1946.

First Edition. Large crown octavo, original black cloth titled and decorated in gilt on spine. 3004 copies printed. 474 pp. Corners bumped, spine creased and dull, small faint stain on top page edges; a good, sound copy only, in a fine FACSIMILE dust jacket. A decent reading copy, or a... more

Price: $145.00 USD

UK: The Society for Esoteric Endeavour, 2018..

First Printing of this edition, the first Hardcover Edition of a work first issued in paper wrappers in 1895. Afterword by Christopher Josiffre. 139 pp. Octavo, original black cloth titled and decorated in white, decorative embossed endpapers. 193 copies were printed, of which this is one of 74 copies issued... more

Price: $350.00 USD

Everett, Pennsylvania: Visionary Publishing Co., 1936.

First edition. A VIRTUALLY FINE COPY IN THE MOST DESIRABLE DUST JACKET AND WITH THE ERRATA SLIP. Octavo, original black cloth titled in silver. Of two known bindings, this copy has the title in upper and lower case letters. 158 pp., four illustrations by Frank Utpatel. A virtually fine copy... more

Price: $7,500.00 USD

Chicago: Privately Printed; The deLaurence Company., 1937..

Reprint of the 1898 London edition. Hardcover. Octavo, original black cloth with gilt titles on spine and front panel, black endpapers, top edges gilt. Frontispiece, xv + 296pp. Illustrated throughout with full page plates, plus magical seals, circles, and sigils. Waite's classic work was originally published in London by George... more

Price: $750.00 USD

Indianapolis: Popular Fiction Publishing Company. , 1938.

The First Appearance in Print of this Short Story. Quarto, original colour pictorial wrappers. Single issue of this legendary pulp magazine. Full colour cover illustration by Margaret Brundage. Off-white paper, crisp covers with unfaded spine, a few tiny creases; a near fine copy. ... more

Price: $150.00 USD

No Place [California]: Three Hands Press., 2018.

First Edition. Octavo, original purple cloth decorated in gilt on front panel, gilt titles on spine. 88 pp + Bibliography. 500 hand-numbered copies printed. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket, as new. ... more

Price: $45.00 USD

No Place: Xoanon Publishing, 2001..

First Edition. Quarto, original full brown cloth decorated with the eightfold potion wheel in gilt on front cover, gilt titles to spine, marble-textured maroon endpapers. 144 pp. Issued in an edition limited to 144 hand-numbered copies, this being copy No. 5. This copy is signed by the author with his... more

Price: $950.00 USD

London: Jonathan Cape., 1969.

First Edition of the Expanded Edition. Thick octavo, original gray patterned boards with black cloth spine, gilt titles on spine. 960 pp., Illustrated with plates, Index. This copy is from the collection of poet and musician David Tibet (Current 93), and bears his personalized bookplate on the inner front cover... more

Price: $500.00 USD

London: Faber & Faber., 1952..

New edition; originally issued in 1931. Octavo, original black cloth, gilt titles on spine. 212 pp. Colour frontispiece and black & white plates throughout. Ink name on front free endpaper, foredges slightly bumped, a very good, bright copy in a very good dust jacket which has small chips and tears... more

Price: $75.00 USD

UK: The Society of Esoteric Endeavour., 2018.

First Edition. Tall octavo, 31.5cm x 16cm, bound in publisher's quarter lambskin over marbled paper boards with a 3-dimensional tower made of marble dust and resin onlaid on the front cover, spine panel titled and decorated in gilt, all encased in an elaborately marbled dust wrapper. 134 pp, b&w illustrations.... more

Price: $250.00 USD

Three Hands Press, 2018.

Tall Quarto, full green cloth with color dust jacket. 560 pp., over 275 original illustrations specifically commissioned for this book, 12 full-page color plates. Calligraphy by Gail Coppock. Containing: Magical Correspondences, Ethnobotany, Folklore & Chemistry; Charts, Tables, Diagrams and Lexica of Magical Botany; Extensive information on Pharmacology and Posions; Recipes... more

Price: $85.00 USD

Auburn, Ca: The Auburn Journal, 1922.

First Edition. Octavo, publisher's original dark maroon cloth titled in gilt on front panel. 152 pp. THE AUTHOR'S PERSONAL COPY - Copy No. 1 of 500 numbered & Signed copies. This copy, being Smith's own, was heavily corrected and rewritten by him over the years - there are about 50... more

Price: $15,000.00 USD

San Francisco: A.M. Robertson, 1912.

The First Edition of the Author's First Book. THE AUTHOR'S PERSONAL COPY, with numerous corrections and additions by him throughout the text. Bound for the author in full brown morocco, heavily gilt, the spine with raised bands, inner doublures. The binding is original, and was commissioned for the author by... more

Price: $17,500.00 USD

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