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    Edgar Rice Burroughs. The Gods of Mars. McClurg, 1918. First edition. Inscribed by ERB to his brother. From a private collection in North Carolina.

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    Edgar Rice Burroughs. INSCRIBED TO HIS BROTHER. The Gods of Mars. Chicago: A. C. McClurg & Company, 1918. First edition. Inscribed by Burroughs to his brother on the front free endpaper: "Merry Christmas & Happy New / Year / To Henry S. Burroughs / From his brother / Edgar Rice Burroughs / Oak Part / Dec. 25 1918". Octavo. 348 pages. Frontispiece illustration by Frank E. Schoonover. Publisher's original red cloth lettered in black. Library bookplate of Ella Oldham Burroughs on the front pastedown. Boards well worn; hinges broken and front board loose; several preliminary pages loose, else an important copy in fair condition, worthy of professional restoration.



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