Selected Poems (Smith collection)

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Selected Poems
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Dust jacket by Gary Gore for Selected Poems
Author Clark Ashton Smith
Cover artist Gary Gore
Country United States
Language English
Genre poetry
Publisher Arkham House
Publication date
Media type Print (Hardback)
Pages xx, 403 pp

Selected Poems is a collection of poems by Clark Ashton Smith. It was released in 1971 by Arkham House in an edition of 2,118 copies. The collection also includes several translations of French and Spanish poems. Christophe des Laurieres and Clérigo Herrero, however, are not real people, and the poems are actually compositions of Smith's.


Selected Poems contains the following:

  1. "Clark Ashton Smith: Emperor of Shadows", by Benjamin DeCasseres
  2. The Star-Treader and Other Poems
  3. Additional Early Poems
  4. Ebony and Crystal
  5. Sandalwood
  6. Translations and Paraphrases
  7. Quintrains
  8. Sestets
  9. Experiments in Haiku
  10. Satires and Travesties

See also


  • Jaffery, Sheldon (1989). The Arkham House Companion. Mercer Island, WA: Starmont House, Inc. pp. 96–98. ISBN 1-55742-005-X. 
  • Chalker, Jack L.; Mark Owings (1998). The Science-Fantasy Publishers: A Bibliographic History, 1923-1998. Westminster, MD and Baltimore: Mirage Press, Ltd. pp. 46–48. 
  • Joshi, S.T. (1999). Sixty Years of Arkham House: A History and Bibliography. Sauk City, WI: Arkham House. pp. 110–121. ISBN 0-87054-176-5. 
  • Nielsen, Leon (2004). Arkham House Books: A Collector's Guide. Jefferson, NC and London: McFarland & Company, Inc. pp. 108–112. ISBN 0-7864-1785-4. 

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