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    Edgar Rice Burroughs. The Warlord of Mars. Chicago: [1919]. First edition. Octavo. [viii], 296, [8, ads] pages. With inserted sepia frontispiece by J. Allen St. John. Publisher's full red cloth, front board and spine stamped in gilt (with the first edition point of the publisher's imprint in two lines on the spine, and the W. F. Hall imprint on the copyright page). In the publisher's dust jacket. Book is recased with new endleaves. Spine is toned and bumped at edges (gilt on publisher's imprint has run a bit, most likely during the printing process). Boards and mildly rubbed and faintly dampstained, upper front corner is lightly bumped. Previous ownership signature and inkstamp on front free endpaper. Slightly skewed. Jacket spine and panel edges quite chipped, with some dampstaining (red residue from the cloth visible on the jacket verso). Panels creased and worn. A very good repaired copy in a fair jacket. Zeuschner, pp. 514-515.
    From the Albert E. Willis Collection of Edgar Rice Burroughs.

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