THE THIRD HOUR: A NOVEL. London: Chatto & Windus, 1937. Octavo, pp. [1-2] [i-iv] v [vi-x] [1-2] 3-451  [note: first leaf is a blank], original beige cloth, spine panel stamped in brown and light blue, top edge stained blue, bottom edge untrimmed. First edition. The author's first novel for adults, a thriller concerning a group of idealistic adventurers who attempt to create a new world order known as "The Third Hour." Bleiler (1948), p. 152. Hubin (1994), p. 417. NCBEL IV 606. Mild foxing to endpapers and edges of text block, a very good copy in good pictorial dust jacket (with illustration by Barbosa on front panel) with shelf wear at edges, two chips from spine panel, internal mend at top edge of spine panel. (#115345).
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