THE LOST TRIBES AND THE LAND OF NOD. AN ORIGINAL NATURAL GAS STORY. Indianapolis: Press of the Indiana Newspaper Union, 1897. Octavo, pp. [1-2] [1-3] 4-73 [74-76: blank] [note: first and last leaves are blanks], text printed in double columns, eight illustrations by H. A. Huey, one map, original blue cloth, front panel printed in gold. First edition. Eccentric American fantasy with lost race elements (survival of the Lost Tribes of Israel). "Humor and satire, nicely written." - Lost-Race Fiction: The Stuart Teitler Collection, p. 125. Bleiler, Science-Fiction: The Early Years 1224. Teitler and Locke (2013) 693. Bleiler (1978), p. 113. Reginald 08201. Wright (III) 3081. Early owner's signature on front paste-down. Cloth a bit scuffed on rear panel and rubbed at edges, a very good copy. A rare book from the Stuart Teitler collection of lost race fiction. (#151771).
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