His most famous work, a collection of ten short stories. Blieler noted it as one of the most important works of American supernatural fiction. " "The Yellow Sign is widely acknowledged as one of the finest horror stories ever written. Notably influenced by Bierce and in turn influencing Lovecraft. An important link in the history of the genre.
In Jones and Newman's 100 Best Horror Books. [Jones & Newman, pp65-67; Klein, Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, p74; Clute & Grant, p177].
The inscription reads: This is the genuine first issue, first edition of The King in Yellow Robert W. The first issue is generally thought to be green cloth with the salamander, as is the present copy. Boards a little toned and soiled, short tear to lower spine tip. All items will be packed in bubble-wrap and either a cardboard book-wrap or a box where appropriate.All photos are of the actual item for sale. Further photos can be provided. Chambers The King in Yellow F Tennyson Neely, Signed First Edition" is in sale since Tuesday, August 25, 2020. This item is in the category "Books, Comics & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectable". The seller is "cranswick-books" and is located in Hutton Cranswick, United Kingdom.
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