Archive for November, 2010
The REH Foundation Press is now taking pre-orders for Tales of Weird Menace and Steve Harrison’s Casebook.
Tales of Weird Menace collects Howard’s Weird Menace and Yellow Peril yarns, many of which have never seen book publication in the U.S. It includes a hefty “Miscellanea” section featuring hard-to-find fragments and synopses. This volume is 473 pages, plus introductory material.
Steve Harrison’s Casebook collects all of the known stories and fragments starring Howard’s hard-boiled hero. A never-before published draft of “Graveyard Rats” is also included. This volume is 296 pages, plus introductory material.
Each volume will be printed in hardback with dust jacket, in a limited quantity of 150 copies, each individually numbered. Cover designs and paintings by Jim & Ruth Keegan; introductions by Don Herron; and edited by Rob Roehm. These books are expected to ship by the end of January.
Tales of Weird Menace is $45 for REHF Members, $50 for non-members (all prices in US dollars) plus shipping. (How to become a member? See here.)
Steve Harrison’s Casebook is $36 for REHF Members, $40 for non-members (all prices in US dollars) plus shipping. (How to become a member? See here.)
Shipping options for a single volume:
Domestic via USPS Priority, $9
Domestic via USPS Book Rate, $3
Canada via Global Priority, $23
Australia via Global Priority, $33
Europe via Global Priority, $33
Combined shipping for both volumes:
Domestic via USPS Priority flat-rate box, $11.00
Domestic via USPS Book Rate, $3 per book (books will ship in separate boxes)
Canada/Mexico via Global Priority flat-rate box, $28
Europe/Australia via Global Priority flat-rate box, $44
Insurance to any U.S. location is $3 extra. For international shipments (including Canada), insurance is not available with 1st Class, but is automatically included in Global Priority. All books will be securely packed. REH FOUNDATION PRESS IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR LOSS BY THE POST OFFICE. PURCHASE INSURANCE IF YOU DO NOT WANT TO TAKE THE RISK. Those wishing to ship via some other carrier (UPS, FedEx, etc.) will need to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to make arrangements and determine costs.
Ordering and payment
To order, pay directly via PayPal to email@example.com, via check (personal or cashier’s) or money order sent to: The REH Foundation Press, PO Box 251242, Plano, TX 75025. ALL PAYMENTS MUST BE IN US DOLLARS. Be sure that all the necessary shipping information is included and accurate, and that the total price includes correct shipping and insurance (if wanted). NO FOREIGN MONEY ORDERS.
Books will not be shipped prior to checks clearing the bank. If you have any questions or comments regarding pricing or shipping, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you desire a specific number, please notify us with your order, and we will do our best to accommodate your preference. Those not requesting specific numbers will receive lowest numbers available. Those wishing to obtain numbers to match other REHFP volumes they have purchased should let us know as soon as possible.
Tales of Weird Menace
Introduction: Lines of Succession by Don Herron
The Noseless Horror
The Brazen Peacock
Black John’s Vengeance (aka “Black Bear Bites”)
Talons in the Dark
The Hand of the Black Goddess
Sons of Hate
Moon of Zambebwei
Black Hound of Death
The Devils of Dark Lake
Guests of the Hoodoo Room
Black Wind Blowing
The Red Stone
Untitled (“The night was damp. . .”)
The Ivory Camel
The Story Thus Far . . .
The Jade God
The Return of the Sorcerer
Untitled Synopsis (“James Norris”)
Spectres in the Dark
The Spell of Damballah
Partial Synopsis (Sons of Hate)
Untitled Synopsis (The Devils of Dark Lake)
The House of Om (Synopsis)
Steve Harrison’s Casebook
Introduction: Hard-Boiled in Texas by Don Herron
Lord of the Dead
The People of the Serpent
The Teeth of Doom
The Black Moon
The Voice of Death
The House of Suspicion
Names in the Black Book
The Silver Heel
The Mystery of Tannernoe Lodge
Untitled synopsis (“Steve Harrison received a wire. . .”)
The Silver Heel (synopsis)
Graveyard Rats (draft)