THE BLACK VENUS. A TALE OF THE DARK CONTINENT ... Translated and adapted from the French by George D. Cox. Philadelphia: Royal Publishing Co., n.d. Octavo, pp. 274, original pictorial cream wrappers printed in red and black. Later edition. The Royal Publishing Co. edition is printed from the plates of the Peterson edition, which is undated, but is copyright 1877. The Cox translation is adapted from Belot's LA VENUS NOIRE (Paris: E. Dentu, 1877). Teitler and Locke, By the World Forgot (2013) 118. Bleiler (1978) p. 20 (citing the 1881 Munro edition). Not in Reginald (1979; 1992). Light wear to spine ends, mild wear and soiling to covers, a very good copy. (#165923).
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