THE SECOND LEOPARD. London: John Murray, . Octavo, pp. [1-4] 5-316 [317-320: ads] [note: title leaf is a cancel], original red cloth, front and spine panels stamped in black. First edition. Sequel to THE KINGDOM THAT WAS. Fantastic adventure in Africa, where explorers find a drug that takes them back to a time when animals spoke a language men could understand. "... much scarcer than THE KINGDOM THAT WAS ..." - Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 132. Bleiler (1978), p. 118. Reginald 08559. 1932 Christmas gift inscription on the front free endpaper. Upper quarter of the spine panel faded, a very good copy. Most of the printed dust jacket, torn, chipped and separated at folds, is laid in. (#147972).
"First Edition . . . 1932" on copyright page.