THE PALLID GIANT. New York: Fleming H. Revell Company, 1927. Octavo, cloth. First edition. Classic 1920s science fiction awful warning story. Ancient advanced civilizations destroy themselves; two survivors mate with sub-humans to produce modern man. "Political thought in disguise. Competent and interesting. A timely book for international crises." - Bleiler, Science- Fiction: The Early Years 1692. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-824. Clareson, Science Fiction in America, 1870s-1930s 603. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 167. In 333. Bleiler (1978), p. 149. Reginald 10868. Previous owner's blind stamp at top of title page. A very good copy in very good dust jacket with some pencil lettering to upper front panel, rubbing to lower front panel, light edge wear, and several mends to inner surface of rear panel with paper tape. (#125507).