About the author of this article:
Gilbert Huey is a dear friend of Underground Books and a very accomplished collector of science-fiction and fantasy. You can read more about Gilbert's out of this world collection here.
View Gilbert's collection of rare Frankenstein editions in the case at Underground in October!
Gilbert is the author of The Free State of Carroll, available now at Underground Books!
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