(#163194) THE GREATEST ADVENTURE. John Taine, Eric Temple Bell.

THE GREATEST ADVENTURE. New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, Inc., [1929]. Octavo, pp. [1-2] [i-iv] v [vi] [1-3] 4-258 [259-264: blank] [note: last three leaves are blanks], original decorated green cloth, front and spine panels stamped in gold, fore-edge untrimmed, bottom edge rough trimmed. First edition. "Generally considered one of John Taine's better novels." - Bleiler, Science-Fiction: The Early Years 2154. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-1116. Clareson, Science Fiction in America, 1870s-1930s 741. In 333. Bleiler (1978), p. 190. Reginald 13964. A fine, bright copy in very good pictorial dust jacket (designed by Jack Perkins), with wear along top and bottom edges and chipping along top edges of spine and rear panels, including an 18x15 mm chip from top edge of rear panel, and small abrasions on spine panel and on front panel. (#163194).

Price: $250.00

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