New York: Ives Washburn, . Cloth. Hint of negligible tanning to endsheets, otherwise fine in very near fine dust jacket with $3.44 price intact and the publisher's "guaranteed binding" label across the spine. Item #WRCLIT83136
First edition of this historical fiction for younger readers by the accomplished pulp fantasist and miscellaneous writer. An association copy with a familiar inscription by the author to his friend, colleague and future editor and publisher, genre author Karl Edward Wagner: "Okay, Dutch it's yours Manly." Wagner published Wellman's WORSE THINGS WAITING (Carcosa Press, 1973) and LONELY VIGILS (Carcosa Press, 1981), and edited some of his posthumous publications from other publishers.