CARSON OF VENUS. Tarzana, California: Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc. Publishers, . Octavo, pp. [1-2] [1-4] 5 [6-8] 9-312 [313: ads] [314-318: blank] [last two leaves are blanks], six inserted plates with illustrations by John Coleman Burroughs, original blue cloth, front and spine panel stamped in orange, top edge stained red, other edges rough-trimmed. First edition. "... the third and by far the finest book in the series [of Venus novels]." - Survey of Science Fiction Literature I, pp. 298-302. Heins CV-1. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, Additions. A fine copy in fine first state (laminated) dust jacket with 10 mm closed tear at bottom edge of front panel near flap fold and a short, light crease at lower edges of each flap. (#140737)).
First edition so stated on copyright page.