OCCULTS IN COUNCIL OR THE GREAT LEARNING by Sir William [pseudonym]. Vol. I Published for the Proprietor. Denver, Colorado: The Smith-Brooks Printing Company, 1901. Large octavo, pp. [1-4]  2-408 [409-412: blank], seven inserted plates, several in color, other drawings and figures in the text, original dark blue cloth, spine panel stamped in gold, front and rear panels ruled in blind, t.e.g., black coated endpapers. First edition. Volume one was the only volume of this projected multi-volume work. An occult work of more than passing interest which includes a utopia at the south pole and advanced technology. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, pp. 231-2. Locke, Voyages in Space V697. Teitler and Locke (2013) 1327. Reginald 15351. Not in Bleiler (1948; 1978). Not in Smith, American Fiction 1901-1925. A couple of rubs to cloth rubbed at spine ends and corner tips, tiny nick to cloth at bottom right edge of front cover, small hole in the frontispiece tissue guard, a bright, very good copy. (#156349).
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