THE GREAT TABOO. Grant Allen, Charles Grant Blairfindie Allen.

THE GREAT TABOO. London: Chatto & Windus, 1890. Octavo, pp. [i-vii] vii [1] 2-280 + 32-page publisher's catalogue dated "October, 1890" inserted at rear, original pictorial blue cloth, front panel stamped in gray, red and black, spine panel stamped in red, black and gold, publisher's device stamped in black on rear cover, decorated endpapers with floral pattern printed in gray. First edition. An English man and women are stranded on an isolated island in the Pacific populated by cannibals who worship ancient gods. Bleiler (1978), p. 4. Not in Reginald (1979; 1992). Two signatures of early owners on the half title page. early Spine lean, cloth worn at edges, inner rear hinge cracked, still a sound, good copy. (#150807).

Price: $225.00

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