THUVIA MAID OF MARS. Chicago: A. C. McClurg & Co., 1920. Octavo, pp. [1-8] 1-256 [257: ad] [258: blank] [259-263: ads] [264: blank] [265-267: ads] [268: blank], ten inserted plates with illustrations by J. Allen St. John, original olive-green cloth, front and spine panels stamped in black. First edition, first printing. A presentation copy with an early signed inscription by Burroughs on the front free endpaper: "To / --- / with kind regards / Edgar Rice Burroughs." Fourth book of the Mars series. Bleiler, Science-Fiction: The Early Years 307. Heins TMM-1. Page edges just a bit dusty, mild rubbing to cloth, a fine copy in fine four-color pictorial dust jacket (illustration on front panel by P. J. Monahan) with rubbing to front corners, tiny closed tear at upper edge of front panel, and light dust soiling to white background of spine and rear panels. A superb copy. (#136723).
"Published October, 1920" on copyright page.