DARKNESS AND DAWN. George Allan England.


Boston: Small and Maynard, 1914. Octavo, pp. [i-vi] vii-x [xi-xii] [1-2] 3-672 [673-676: blank] [note: last two leaves are blanks], four inserted plates (including color frontispiece) by P. J. Monahan, original red cloth, front and spine panels stamped in gold and blind, pictorial endpapers. First edition. An important early American science fiction novel utilizing the catastrophe motif. Trilogy originally published as serials in CAVALIER in 1912 and 1913. Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 1-33. Clareson: Science Fiction in America, 1870s-1930s, #238. Bleiler: Science Fiction: The Early Years, #673. A very attractive, tight nearly fine copy. Some light dulling to spine panel, minimal wear to extremities, small spot to rear panel. (239). Item #239

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