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    Inscribed by Burroughs

    Edgar Rice Burroughs. Thuvia, Maid of Mars. Chicago: A. C. McClurg & Co., 1920. First edition ("Published October, 1920" and Donohue imprint on copyright page). Inscribed and signed by Burroughs on the front free endpaper. Octavo. [viii], 256 pages plus twelve-page publisher's catalog. Ten inserted sepia plates illustrated by J. Allen St. John. Publisher's olive-green cloth with black titles. Original pictorial dust jacket. Light rubbing to boards. Corners rubbed. Spine slightly cocked. Minor thumb-soiling to text. Small abrasions and tears to the margin at the bottom edge of pages 197-200. Light spotting to edges, with a small stain on the top text edge near the head of the spine. A few small creases and minor edge wear to the dust jacket. A beautiful copy in very good condition, in an unusually nice example of the rare dust jacket. Zeuschner 802. Currey 75. Bleiler, Science- Fiction: The Early Years 307. From the Jerry Weist Collection.

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