THE VOICE OF DASHIN: A ROMANCE OF WILD MOUNTAINS. Ganpat, Martin L. Gompertz.

THE VOICE OF DASHIN: A ROMANCE OF WILD MOUNTAINS. New York: George H. Doran Company, [1927]. Octavo, pp. [1-2] [i-vi] vii-viii [ix-x] 11-314 [315-318] [note: first and last two leaves are blanks], original decorated orange cloth, front and spine panels stamped in black. First U.S. edition. Lost race adventure novel set in an unknown region to the north of India in the Himalayas. "Strongly in the tradition of H. Rider Haggard, with a She-like figure, inflated speech and all. Ethnographically sound, literate, but rather dull." - Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 671. Bleiler, Science-Fiction: The Early Years 838. Clareson, Science Fiction in America, 1870s-1930s 326. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 88. Teitler (2013) 460. In 333. Bleiler (1978), p. 79. Reginald 05752. A fine copy in very good four-color pictorial dust jacket with light wear along top and and bottom edges, mainly spine ends and corner tips, small chip from upper spine end, and 20 mm closed tear near lower rear spine fold with faint associated wrinkle. Overall, a nice example of the colorful, uncommon jacket. (#165533).

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