Masters of Darkness (US HC) - Herb Yellin Copy
Lancaster, PA: Underwood-Miller (1991). The Complete Masters Of Darkness. Edited by Dennis Etchison. Hard cover. Octavo. pp. 766. First Edition
Personal Association Copy of Herb Yellin (Lord John Press). Signed and dated by six authors in year of publication.
Book Condition: Fine in red boards. Dust Jacket Condition: Near-Fine with 5mm closed-tear on top of front cover, slight rubbing at extremities. and front flap fold. Protected in Mylar protector.
This three section anthology by some of the horror industry top writers is composed of Masters of Darkness I, Masters of Darkness II, and Masters of Darkness III, each containing 15 stories selected by each writer. Some of the writers include Stephen King, Clive Barker, George R.R. Martin, Ray Bradbury, Robert Bloch, Richard Matheson, Dean Koontz, and many more. Stephen King's contribution is titled "The Woman in the Room".
This edition is not to be confused with the 345 numbered edition. This is the Trade HC edition that was individually signed to Herb Yellin, founder of Lord John Press specialty publisher for many of these writers.
The signers include:
- Robert Bloch
- Ray Bradbury
- Richard Matheson
- Richard Christian Matheson
- William F. Nolan
- Dennis Etchison (Editor)
Very Rare Association Copy