THE WHITE OWL. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1930. Octavo, pp. [1-6] 7-304, original brown cloth, front and spine panels lettered in green, top edge stained green. First U.S. edition. Weird thriller about a man possessed by a giant white owl, an ancient Toltec god whose power is ultimately destroyed by Christian exorcism during a final expedition to its temple in Mexico. In 333. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 203. Bleiler (1978), p. 183. Reginald 13416. Hubin (1994), p. 755. Spine lean, cloth rubbed at spine ends and corer tips, lower front corner lightly bruised and a bit worn, else a very good copy in nearly fine pictorial dust jacket with a bit of rubbing at edges. A nice example of this attractive jacket. (#147325).
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