(#152388) AND WARS SHALL CEASE. Carl Marsh.

AND WARS SHALL CEASE. London: The Broadway Publishing Co., [1939]. Octavo, pp. [1-6] 7-350 [351] [352: blank], inserted double-leaf frontispiece with drawing by the author, original pictorial blue cloth, front and spine panels stamped in gold. First edition. Presentation copy with signed inscription by the author dated August 1962 on the front free endpaper. A leaflet (single sheet folded to make four pages), with a photographic portrait of Marsh, advertising the book is laid in. "Novel of the future combining advanced scientific technology with advanced metaphysical phenomena." - Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 151. Clarke, Tale of the Future (1978), p. 75. Reginald 09691. Not in Bleiler (1948; 1978). Preliminary leaves and page edges foxed, tide mark to fore-edge of frontispiece, a very good copy in poor pictorial dust jacket (illustrated by Marsh) with ragged closed tears and about an eighth of the rear panel (bottom left) missing with loss of text. (#152388).

Price: $100.00

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"First Published 1939" on copyright page.