Lot 145 of 327:
Burroughs Master Mind of Mars 1st w/jacket  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$1,920
Estimate:
$1,500 - $2,000

Title:
The Master Mind of Mars, Being a Tale of Weird and Wonderful Happenings on the Red Planet

Author:
Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Place:
Chicago

Publisher:
McClurg

Date:
1928

Description:

Illustrated with 5 plates by J. Allen St. John, incl. frontispiece. (8vo), orange cloth lettered in green, original color pictorial dust jacket. First Edition.

Scarce in original jacket. Sixth book of the Mars series. On Mars, Captain U. Paxton encounters an ancient doctor with the key to immortality. Heins M6.1; Zeuschner 315.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Wear and soiling to jacket with small chips and short tears to edges, chips to color at folds, a few areas of light staining to spine and rear panel, light rubbing to extremities; glue residue on front pastedown where a bookplate has been removed, a solid copy; very good volume in like jacket.


 
Item number:
287016
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