TARRANO THE CONQUEROR. Chicago: A. C. McClurg & Co., 1930. Octavo, pp. [1-12] 1-345 [346-348: blank] [note: last leaf is a blank], original light orange cloth, front panel stamped in brown and blind, spine panel stamped in brown. First edition. "Interplanetary adventure, incorporating a character study of a complex Napoleonic leader of the future." - Bleiler, Science-Fiction: The Early Years 526. Clareson, Science Fiction in America, 1870s-1930s 228. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 63. In 333. Bleiler (1978), p. 54. Reginald 03699. Quarter-sized hole near fore-edge of rear free endpaper (a paper defect), a nearly fine copy in good four-color pictorial dust wrapper with chips from upper spine end and corners, wear with shallow loss at lower spine end, some general dust soiling, faint tide marks to spine panel, author and title spine lettering largely faded away. (#140814).
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