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    Edgar Rice Burroughs. The Mad King. Chicago: A. C. McClurg & Co., 1926.

    First edition, first state. Twelvemo. 365 pages. Illustrated by J. Allen St. John.

    Original publisher's blue cloth boards with orange titles on the spine and front board. Small area of sunning to the cloth at the head of the spine. Very light shelf wear, most apparent at the head and tail of spine. Former owner's ink stamp on front free endpaper. J. Allen St. John illustrated dust jacket shows moderate shelf wear with some chipping at the foot of the spine and wear along the edges. Two tape reinforcements on the corners of the back panel. A sound and beautiful copy in very good condition.

    The present volume meets all points for the first edition, first state as described on the Edgar Rice Burroughs Firsts website. From the Robert and Diane Yaspan Collection.

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