Clark Ashton Smith | further reading

Further reading

  • Behrends, Steve. Clark Ashton Smith. Starmont Reader's Guide 49. Mercer Island, WA: Starmont House, 1990.
  • Cockcroft, Thomas G.L. The Tales of Clark Ashton Smith: A Bibliography. Lower Hutt, New Zealand: Cockcroft, Nov 1961 (500 copies). The first published bibliography on Smith; superseded by Donald Sidney-Fryer's Emperor of Dreams (1978) – see below.
  • Connors, Scott. The Freedom of Fantastic Things: Selected Criticism on Clark Ashton Smith. NY: Hippocampus Press, 2006.
  • de Camp, L. Sprague. "Sierra Shaman: Clark Ashton Smith," in Literary Swordsmen and Sorcerers: The Makers of Heroic Fantasy. Sauk City,. WI: Arkham House, 1976, 211-12.
  • Fait, Eleanor. "Auburn Artist-Poet Utilizes Native Rock in Sculptures.". Sacramento Union (21 Dec 1941), 4C.
  • Haefele, John D. "Far from Time: Clark Ashton Smith, August Derleth, and Arkham House." Weird Fiction Review No 1 (Fall 2010), 154–189.
  • Hilger, Ronald. One Hundred Years of Klarkash-Ton. Averon Press, 1996.
  • Klarkash-Ton: The Journal of Smith Studies No 1 (June 1988), Cryptic Publications. Edited by Steve Behrends. This journal was continued under a new title but with the numbering continued from No 1, thus the first issue of The Dark Eidolon: The Journal of Smith Studies, (Necronomicon Press) is numbered "2" (it appeared June 1989). There were only 3 issues in total. No 3 appeared in Dec 2002.
  • Lost Worlds: The Journal of Clark Ashton Smith Studies, Seele Brennt Publications. Edited by Smith's biographer Scott Connors and Ronald S. Hilger. Issued annually, five numbers 2003–2008.
  • Morris, Harry O. (ed). Nyctalops magazine. Special Clark Ashton Smith issue, 96 pp. (1973)
  • Schultz, David E. and Scott Connors (ed). Selected Letters of Clark Ashton Smith. Sauk City, WI: Arkham House, 2003.
  • Schultz, David E and S.T. Joshi. The Shadow of the Unattained: The Letters of George Sterling and Clark Ashton Smith. NY: Hippocampus Press, 2005.
  • Sidney-Fryer, Donald. Emperor of Dreams: A Clark Ashton Smith Bibliography. West Kingston, RI: Donald M. Grant Publishers, 1978. A substantial work of scholarship but now over thirty years out of date. A quantity of more recent bibliographical information can be found at the Bibliography section of the Eldritch Dark site online (see External Links).
  • Sidney-Fryer, Donald. The Last of the Great Romantic Poets. Albuquerque NM: Silver Scarab Press, 1973.
  • Sidney-Fryer, Donald. Clark Ashton Smith: The Sorcerer Departs. West Hills, CA: Tsathoggua Press, Jan 1997. Dole: Silver Key Press, 2007. Updated/revised version of his essay in the Special CAS Issue of Nyctalops (see above under Morris).
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