THE BUS THAT VANISHED ... Translated by Lawrence Morris. Leon Groc.

THE BUS THAT VANISHED ... Translated by Lawrence Morris. New York: The Macaulay Company, [1928]. Octavo, pp. [i-iv] v-vi [vii-viii] 9-282 [283-288: blank] [note: last three leaves are blanks], original orange cloth, front and spine panels stamped in black. First U.S. edition. Science fiction mystery thriller concerning the invention of a machine that focuses psychic rays, a wave length that lies between those of infra-red and those of electricity. The machine is used by the villain to control the minds of his victims, including the inventor from whom the device was stolen. Bleiler (1978), p. 88. Reginald 06418. Hubin (1994), p. 356. A fine copy in very good two-color pictorial dust jacket with light wear at edges, mainly head and tail of spine panel and corners, and two closed tears, 28 mm and 25 mm, at top and bottom edges of rear flap fold respectively. A nice example of this uncommon, striking jacket. (#149360).

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