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    First Edition of Burroughs' The Outlaw of Torn,
    in the Rare Original Dust Jacket

    Edgar Rice Burroughs. The Outlaw of Torn. Chicago: A. C. McClurg & Co., 1927. First edition. Octavo. [vi], 298 pages. No illustrations, as issued. Publisher's full red cloth, front board and spine lettered in gilt, dust jacket. Jacket has had professional restoration and repair, some rubbing, mild wear, and thumbsoiling to jacket, cloth spine rubbed and a bit dull, upper corners lightly bumped, some offsetting to endleaves, bookseller's ticket on rear pastedown. Still, near fine. Housed in cloth slipcase. This is the second story ever written by Burroughs, but it took nearly thirteen years to get published. Zeuschner 381. The San Clemente Collection of Edgar Rice Burroughs.


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    April, 2015
    8th-9th Wednesday-Thursday
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