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1st Ed. West India Lights by Henry S. Whitehead pub. 1946 Arkham House w/ Ronald Clyne Dust Jacket

Arkham House is considered on the top Cosmic Horror, Science Fiction publishing house of the 1940’s and 1950’s. With top writers and some of the best designed covers of the day they stand out above some of their other competitors.
West India Lights by Henry S. Whitehead published 1946 Arkham House with original dust jacket by Roland Clyne. This first edition is in remarkable condition and both dust jacket and book are in near perfect condition. Very minor shelf wear to dust jacket with very minor bumps. The book has minor rubbed paper abrasion on second page with Title. The book states on last page: “Three thousand copies of this book have been printed from Intertype Garamond by The Collegiate Press, George Bana Publishing Company, Menasha, Wisconsin. The paper is Winnebago Eggshell, and the binding cloth is Holliston Black Novelex. The jacket design is the work of Ronald Clyne.
The book size is Octavo.
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