CHATTERING GODS. New York and London: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1931. Octavo, pp. [i-vi] vii-viii [ix-x] 1-266 [267-271] [272-274: blank] [note: last leaf is a blank], original red cloth, front and spine panels stamped in black. First edition. Adventure novel, sequel to THE VALLEY OF CREEPING MEN (1930), in which Ned Shackleton returns to the hidden African valley in search of the yellow ape. Clareson, Science Fiction in America, 1870s-1930s 207. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 61. Teitler and Locke (2013) 308. Bleiler (1978), p. 52. Reginald 03560. Top edge of pages dusty, a fine copy in very good pictorial dust jacket with wear along top and bottom edges, largely at spine ends and corners, and minor general dust soiling. (#152554).
First edition so stated on copyright page. Also code letters "D-F."