SWORDS OF MARS. Tarzana, California: Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc. Publishers, . Octavo, pp. [1-4] 5-315 [316: blank] [317: ads] [318-320: blank], five inserted plates with illustrations by J. Allen St. John, original blue cloth, front and spine panels stamped in orange, top edge stained red, other edges rough trimmed. First edition. Eighth book of the Mars series. Heins SwM-1. A fine copy in fine first state (laminated) dust jacket with tiny nicks at two corner tips and a minor crease to fore edge of front flap. A bright, excellent example of this jacket featuring a fine four-color wraparound illustration reproducing a painting by J. Allen St. John. Superior copies of this book are uncommon. (#151474).
First edition so stated on copyright page.