Sean Donnelly has been assistant to the director of the University of Tampa Press since 2001, where he has done editorial and design work on literary journals and a variety of books, ranging from poetry to Florida history. He helped found the press's line of supernatural literature, which includes several important H. P. Lovecraft titles. He has edited or written four previous books, including W. Paul Cook: The Wandering Life of a Yankee Printer (Hippocampus Press). He is also an antiquarian bookseller, for many years as an online dealer and more recently as co-owner of a bookstore in Madeira Beach, Florida. He volunteered for many years for the Fine Press Book Association as its North American Membership Secretary and served on the board of the Florida Antiquarian Booksellers Association.