THE LAD AND THE LION. Tarzana, California: Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc. Publishers, . Octavo, pp. [1-6] 7-317 [318: blank] [319: ads] [320: blank], five inserted plates with illustrations by John Coleman Burroughs, original pebbled blue cloth, front and spine panels stamped in orange, top edge stained red. First edition. Adventure fiction set in contemporary North Africa. The Lad and the Lion, a 1917 silent film made by the Selig Polyscope Company was the first motion picture based on a Burroughs story. Reginald 02287. Heins LL-1. A fine copy in fine first state (laminated) pictorial dust jacket with two closed tears, 15 mm at upper front spine fold and 17 mm at bottom rear spine fold. A superior example of the jacket. (#151380).
First edition so stated on copyright page.