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    [Featured Lot]. Edgar Rice Burroughs. Group of Six First Edition Mars Books. Various publishers, 1918 - 1948. titles include: Thuvia, Maid of Mars; The Gods of Mars; The Warlord of Mars; Synthetic Men of Mars; Llana of Gathol; and Swords of Mars. Octavos. Publisher's bindings, three with original dust jackets. Some with spines slightly leaning. Each with extremities gently rubbed, bumped, soiled and edgeworn. Light foxing and toning scattered throughout. Thuvia an ex-library copy with filing labels, ink-stamps and lender's pouch. Font and rear hinges broken. The Gods of Mars with front hinge broken. Contemporary ink and pencil ownership signatures. Bookplate. Synthetic Men from Mars with ink ownership signature. Llana of Gathol contains bookplate disclaimer explaining possible damage due to 1938 storeroom fire (no damage present). Good to very good. From the collection of Bob O'Malley.

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    December, 2015
    17th Thursday
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