PIRATES OF VENUS. Edgar Rice Burroughs.


Tarzana, California: Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc. Publishers, [1934]. Octavo, pp. [1-4] 5 [6-8] 9-314 [315: ads] [316-320: blank] [note: last two leaves are blanks], five inserted plates with illustrations by J. Allen St. John, original pebbled blue cloth, front and spine panels stamped in orange, top edge stained red. First edition. First book of the Venus series. Carson Napier and his adventures on Venus and his meeting with the Princess Duare. Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 1-16 and (1995) 1-16. Clareson, Science Fiction in America, 1870s-1930s 114. Bleiler (1978), p. 35. Reginald 02305. Heins PV-1. Cloth a bit rubbed and spine slightly darkened, a very good to nearly fine copy in a nearly fine dust jacket with two closed (10 mm) tears to the upper front left panel, touch of wear to corner tips and spine ends. (24859). Item #24859

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