THREE GO BACK. Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company Publishers, . Octavo, pp. [1-12] 13-303 [304: blank], original blue cloth, front and spine panels stamped in gold, top edge stained blue. First U.S. edition. An excellent novel combining time travel and prehistoric life motifs. Three survivors of an airship disaster find themselves 25,000 years in the past on the island of Atlantis where they join a Cro-Magnon tribe. This novel was reprinted in FAMOUS FANTASTIC MYSTERIES, December 1943. Anatomy of Wonder (1981) 2-71; (1987) 2-79; (1995) 2-89; and (2004) II-772. Angenot and Khouri, "An International Bibliography of Prehistoric Fiction," SFS, VIII (March 1981), 45. Clareson, Science Fiction in America, 1870s-1930s 573. Eichner, Atlantean Chronicles, pp. 176-77. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 159. In 333. A fine copy in fine pictorial dust jacket. There are two dust jacket states for this edition, one pictorial, the other with Christopher Morley quote on front panel, priority unknown. Example here is the former and is the more common of the two. A stunning copy. (#113359).
First edition so stated on copyright page.