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. A fine copy in very good, bright four-color pictorial dust wrapper with light wear at head and tail of spine panel and corner tips, closed 18 mm tear at top edge of front panel, several other short closed tears along spine and front flap folds, all with some internal tape mends (no show through), and light overall soiling to white background. Overall, an attractive, much better than average copy of this book which is quite scarce in nice condition. (#149395).
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