(#173412) THE PIRATES OF THE SKY: A TALE OF MODERN ADVENTURE. Stephen Gaillard.

THE PIRATES OF THE SKY: A TALE OF MODERN ADVENTURE. Chicago: Rand McNally & Company, [1915]. Octavo, pp. [i-iv] v-viii [1-2] 3-351 [352: ad], three inserted plates with illustrations by Leon D'Emo, original pictorial blue cloth, front panel stamped in black and white, spine panel stamped in white. First edition. Boys' science fiction adventure novel of near future aerial piracy by a society of international anarchists who attack and loot major American cities with an advanced aircraft. Bleiler, Science-Fiction: The Early Years 830. Clareson, Science Fiction in America, 1870s-1930s 321. Bleiler (1978), p. 78. Reginald 05704. Hanna, A Mirror for the Nation 1348. Cloth worn at spine ends and corner tips, a sound, good copy. (#173412).

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