DARKNESS AND THE DEEP. New York: The Vanguard Press, . Octavo, pp. [1-6] [1-2] 3-296 [297-298: blank] [note: last leaf is a blank], original blue cloth, front and rear panels stamped in black, top edge stained blue. First trade edition. First book of Fisher's "Testament of Man" series. Angenot and Khouri, "An International Bibliography of Prehistoric Fiction," SFS, VIII (March 1981), 43. Bleiler (1978), p. 73. Reginald 05439. A near fine copy, some tanning to edges of text block, top edge a bit dusty, cloth edges show a little discoloration in a near fine dust jacket, touch of shelf wear, spine panel shows some mild age darkening, rubbing to rear/spine panel fold, rear panel shows soiling and age darkening.
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