1932. 1 page, 4to (15 lines), signed in full, on Savile Club letterhead. November 19/32. Blackwood regrets he cannot attend an "Uncanny Stories Dinner", and thanks the writer for praising his own tales."...I always feel that a god 1uncanny' story, or ghost story, should have a genuine other-worldly meaning, however deeply hidden in it - though not, of course, and explanation, which is quite another matter. And to `get it across' the writer must have felt uncanny himself, not merely...
New York: Macmillan, 1981. 230 pages, 8vo, stiff green wrappers (gently worn; some page corners bumped). New York: Macmillan Publishing, (1981). Uncorrected proof of the first American edition. Very good condition. Inscribed on the title page: "For Gigi Lee Foge - All the best! Ramsey Campbell New Orleans 27 October 1994."
1940. 9.75 x 7.75-inch vintage photo of Karloff suspiciously gazing off to the side -- no place, no date, circa 1940. Inscribed in the lower right corner: "Kindest regards, Boris Karloff." Small crease in the lower left corner, but otherwise in near fine condition. Matted in light gray and set in a brown frame measuring 15 x 13.25 inches.
1950. 9.75 x 8-inch black-and-white photo of a grinning Karloff looking off to the side -- no place, no date, circa 1950. Signed in full across his right shoulder. Matted in off-white and set in a black frame measuring 15 x 13 inches. Small faint crease along the left edge; very good condition. English actor best known for his portrayals of Frankenstein's monster.
Hampton Falls: Donald Grant, 2003. Full-bleed color illustrations by Bernie Wrightson. 714 pages (corner of page 81 folded, several light marks to foredge), very thick 8vo, black cloth (dust soiled), dust wrapper. Hampton Falls: Donald Grant, (2003). First trade edition. A very good copy in a near fine dust wrapper. Book five of the "Dark Tower" series.
Arlington Heights: Dark Harvest, 1988. Original Stories by F. Paul Wilson, Sheri S. Tepper & Ray Garton. Illustrated by Phil Parks. 8vo, black leatherette, dust wrapper, publisher's cloth slipcase. Arlington Heights, 1988. Limited First Edition. Fine copy in a fine dust wrapper. One of 600 numbered copies, signed in full by each of the contributors including the illustrator and Dean Koontz on the limitation page.
1935. 9.75 x 7.75-inch vintage photo of Lugosi gazing off to the side -- no place, no date, circa 1935. Inscribed in the lower right corner: "Best wishes, Bela Lugosi." Several faint creases, but still in very good(+) condition. Matted in light gray and set in a dark brown frame measuring 15 x 13.25 inches. Hungarian-born actor best known for portraying Count Dracula in the original 1931 film.