San Francisco, Night Shade Books, 2003. Firsts Thus. Hardback. Five  volumes, complete. Edited by Jeremy Lassen (Douglas A. Andersen edits volume five). An excellent collection of Hodgson's fiction. The publisher has nicely arranged the volumes by subject matter. The first volume includes The Boats of the Glen Carrig, along with sections entitled the Sargasso Sea Stories, The Exploits of Captain Gault, The Adventures of Captain Jat and DCO Cargunka. Volume two includes The House on the Borderland, along with Carnacki the Ghost Finder, Other Tales of Mystery and Suspense. Volume three includes The Ghost Pirates, Stories of the Sea and Revenants (posthumously published Stories of the Sea). Volume four includes The Night Land along with Perilous Realms. Volume five has The Dream of X along with a group of stories catagorised as Fantastic Visions, then some copyright and alternate versions and finally two counterfeit texts. Each volume also includes a note on the texts. Cover and interior artwork by Jason Van Hollander. There's an introduction to each volume by Lassen, except volume five which is introduced by Ross E. Lockhart. Fine condition, without jackets as issued. [6951, Hyraxia Books].