Indianapolis: Popular Fiction Publishing Company, 1935. First Edition. Pictorial wrappers. Item #28309
The complete first appearance of the Conan story Beyond the Black River serialized in two issues. Details as follows: 1) May 1935; pages are mildly toned, a couple of short, closed tears along the spine, small wormhole to lower edge (not affecting text); a bright, very good copy; contributions by Arthur B. Reeve, Robert Bloch, August Derleth, H. P. Lovecraft, Otis Adelbert Kline, and others; cover art by Margaret Brundage. 2) June 1935; pages are mildly toned, tiny corner crease and short, closed tear to front cover; a bright, very good+ copy; contributions by Dorothy Quick, Donald Wandrei, Robert Bloch, Otis Adelbert Kline, and others; cover art by Margaret Brundage. A nice set. ; Quarto.