Sauk City, Mycroft & Moran, 1945. Hardback first edition and first impression. Very good condition. Date stamp to endpaper, jacket a little tired with a chip to the tip of the spine and some nibbling to the lower edge, rubbed elsewhere. Spine rubbing starting to split, but holding at present. Inscribed by Derleth to the rear, "For Col. C.A. King / Greetings from Baker Street / Sincerely / August Derleth."