LIFE EVERLASTING AND OTHER TALES OF SCIENCE, FANTASY, AND HORROR ..
signed first edition
1947 · Newark, New Jersey
by Keller, David H[enry]
Newark, New Jersey: The Avalon Company, 1947. Octavo, cloth. First edition. Signed by Keller on the frontispiece. The only book published by The Avalon Company. The edition totaled 1000 numbered copies of which 300 were later destroyed by water while in storage. Collects the short novel "Life Everlasting" and eleven short stories, most first published in the pulps, including WEIRD TALES, during the 1930s. Includes a 25-page "Introduction" by Sam Moskowitz. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-586. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 3-113. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 935. Schlobin, The Literature of Fantasy 571. A bright, nearly fine copy in very good dust jacket with foxing to spine panel and flap folds and several small internal mends with brown paper tape (no show through). The 12-page Keller "bibliography" is laid in. (#89392) (Inventory #: 89392)