(#173419) THE SUBMARINE CITY. Joseph Delmont, Karl Pick.

THE SUBMARINE CITY. London: Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., n.d. [1930]. Octavo, pp. [1-10] 11-288 + 8-page publisher's catalogue headed Hutchinson's / Supplementary / Autumn List for / 1930 inserted at rear. rebound in blue cloth with author, title and publisher stamped in gold on spine panel. First edition in English. Translation of DIE STADT UNTER DEM MEER (1925). "German survivors from the First World War develop secret weapons in submarine caves off the Ligurian coast." - Clarke, Tale of the Future (1978), p. 58. "A group of German U-boats and their crews build an undersea community, and in due course, menace the world." - Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 67. Locke also notes that Delmont's fantasy titles are '"extremely elusive." Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 67. Bleiler (1978), p. 59. Reginald 04069. See Bloch (2002) 712. A very good copy. According to Locke, Delmont's books are "extremely elusive." (#173419).

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