Hardcover, black cloth in publisher’s non price-clipped dust-jacket. 313 pages. Compiled by August Derleth. Jacket art by Richard Taylor. First edition, first printing limited to a print run of two-thousand five-hundred. Beginning with the eponymous titled “The Shuttered Room”. in which August Derleth develops an incomplete Lovecraft story, this collection brings together early fiction, essays, reviews, etc. by the author, as well as reminiscences, appreciations, and memoirs of Lovecraft and his work. A nice early Arkham title. Book is clean, square and unmarked. Dust-jacket is lightly toned and shows light wear to extremities, especially at spine ends. A near fine copy in a near very good dust-jacket.