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    Virtually Unfolded Original Dust Jacket for Edgar Rice Burroughs's Back to the Stone Age. Burroughs' son, John Coleman Burroughs illustrated the wrap-around dust jacket presented here, originally intended to protect the first edition of Back to the Stone Age, published in 1937. Earlier that year, the story had been published in Argosy Weekly. The rear flap of this dust jacket contains an advertisement for another Burroughs novel, The Oakdale Affair, and the spine shows a red hieroglyph, which only appeared on the first edition dust jacket. The jacket measures approximately 19.5" x 7.75", and is in mint condition but for a single fold of the spine-rear panel line, probably done for storage purposes.

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    April, 2007
    16th-17th Monday-Tuesday
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