THE FLYING DEATH. Samuel Hopkins Adams.

THE FLYING DEATH. New York: The McClure Company, 1908. Octavo, pp. [1-8] [1-3] 4-239 [240: blank], four inserted plates with illustrations by C. R. Macauley, original pictorial medium brown cloth, front panel stamped in white, dark brown and blind, spine panel stamped in white and dark brown. First edition. Prehistoric flying reptile terrorizes Long Island. The author's first novel. Bleiler, Science-Fiction: The Early Years 9. Clareson, Science Fiction in America, 1870s-1930s 005. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 18. Bleiler (1978), p. 2. Reginald 00051. Hubin (1994), p. 4. Smith, American Fiction, 1901-1925 A-73. White enamel lettering on spine panel almost entirely intact (just a bit of partial loss to several letters), cloth lightly rubbed at head and tail of spine panel and corner tips, a near fine, bright copy in the rare pictorial dust jacket which has been professionally repaired. (#77506).

Price: $450.00

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"Published, January, 1908" on copyright page.