PELLUCIDAR. Chicago: A. C. McClurg & Co., 1923. Octavo, pp. [1-10] 1-322 [323-236: blank] [note: first and last two leaves are blanks], four inserted plates with illustrations by J. Allen St. John, one map, original red cloth, front and spine panels stamped in black. First edition. 10,000 copies printed. Second book of the Pellucidar series, a sequel to At the Earth's Core (1922). Anatomy of Wonder (1976) 2-20. Bleiler, Science-Fiction: The Early Years 312. Clareson, Science Fiction in America, 1870s-1930s 113. Survey of Science Fiction Literature IV, pp. 1665-68. Bleiler (1978), p. 35. Reginald 02303. Heins P-1. Gift inscription to Jack Waring dated the month of publication on the front free endpaper. Several of Jack's ownership stamps to same. Page edges tanned, a very good copy in good four-color pictorial dust jacket (front panel reproducing a painting by J. Allen St. John) with wear at edges, mainly along top edge, shallow chipping and fraying at upper spine end, along top edge of front panel, and at corner tips, internal tape reinforcement along top and bottom edges and along spine or flap folds, and some general dust soiling. (#151423).
"Published September, 1923" on copyright page.