The Books of Blood, Vols. 1-3, Barker, Clive. Published by Dorset, New York, 1991. 8vo up to 9½” tall., 462pp. Intro by Ramsey Campbell; Postscript The Book of Blood: On Jerusalem Street. Quarter red cloth over black boards. In fine condition, in fine, unclipped jacket.
First published in 1984, and winner of the World Fantasy Award for Best Collection, 1985. Clive Barker is one of the prominent contemporary English writers in the genre of horror and fantasy fiction. Besides writing, he is recognized for his creative input in the domain of filmmaking, screenwriting and video game designing.