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    A Rare Advance Copy

    A[braham] Merritt. The Moon Pool. New York and London: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1919. Advance copy in wrappers. Octavo, pp. [i-iv] v-viii [ix-x] 1-433 [434: blank] [435-438: ads] [1, blank]. With inserted frontispiece with illustration by Joseph Clement Coll. With the rare original printed wrappers, with pictorial front wrapper copying the design of the frontispiece. Spine chipped and creased, wrappers chipped, worn and soiled, some intermittent soiling in text. Still, a very good copy of this fragile item. This "Lost World" novel is occasionally cited as an influence on Lovecraft's The Call of Cthulhu. From the collection of Dr. Stuart David Schiff.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2016
    6th Wednesday
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