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cover of The Adam Chasers

The Adam Chasers

by Bower, B. M. (Bertha Muzzy Bower Sinclair)

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Published
1927
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Good
Edition
First Edition Thus
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Dead lost race and other science fiction/fantasy elements involving romance and strange archeology, set in Nevada. Reginald 01712 citing the Little Brown 1927 first edition . Bleiler Science Fiction: The Early Years page 78 . Orange cloth with dark blue lettering/decoration, plus 7 pages of ads. Spot staining to the lower portion… Read more
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cover of The Face in the Abyss

The Face in the Abyss

by Merritt, A.

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biblioboy
Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition Thus
ISBN
9780937986011
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£14.96

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First Edition Thus. Hardcover. 0937986011 . First edition thus. Locke [A Spectrum of Fantasy, page 155 "Lost race fantasy adventure novel, possibly Merritt's most imaginative and colourful"]. Bleiler [1978 Checklist page 138]. Reginald 10063. New copy in New Dust Wrapper [still sealed in the publisher's original clear plastic shrink wrap] although there is light wear at… Read more
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cover of Ayesha The Returnof She

Ayesha The Returnof She

by Haggard, H. Rider

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biblioboy
Published
1905
Condition
Fair with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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£44.89

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First edition. Scott 45 [25,000 copies printed]. This copy corresponds to the main binding cited in Scott [including no gold ornaments on either the front of the back] save that one of the illustrations appears to be missing [I only count 31 rather than the 32 Scott calls for]. Dark blue cloth with gold gilt lettering… Read more
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cover of The Abyss of Wonders

The Abyss of Wonders

by Perley Poore Sheehan

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Published
1952
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Introduction by P. Schuyler Miller. Reading: Polaris Press [Subsidiary of Fantasy Press Inc] 1953. First Edition Number #208/1500 copies. There were only two titles published by Polaris Press [published by Lloyd Arthur Eshbach, who also published Fantasy Press]. Near Fine condition with spine ends lightly bumped, in Fine, orange variant, dust jacket. The slipcase is sunned,… Read more
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cover of The Silver City A Story of Adventure in Mexico

The Silver City A Story of Adventure in Mexico

by Fred A. Ober

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Published
1883
Condition
Fair with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition Thus
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£41.15

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Presumed first edition thus of THE SILVER CITY together with CACIQUE JOHN. [The bibliographic history of this title is complex and not completely documented]. Pictorial boards [about 7.5" x 9.25"], unpaginated [95 total pages from the title page to the last page of story text], heavily illustrated. Bleiler [1978 Checklist, page 149 coded D for Lost… Read more
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cover of Dwellers in the Mirage

Dwellers in the Mirage

by Merritt, A.

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Published
1950
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition Thus
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£37.41

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Providence: The Grandon Company no date c.1932 but actually 1950 First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Locke [A Spectrum of Fantasy page 155 "Lost race adventure fantasy set in Alaska"]. Bleiler [1978 Checklist page 138]. Reginald 10061. 295 pages, frontispiece. Very Good copy with light bumping to the spine ends and corners, dust soiling to page edges, in Good dust… Read more
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cover of Red Shadows

Red Shadows

by Howard, Robert E.

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biblioboy
Published
1978
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition Thus
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£29.93

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Third printing of this title but first printing in the revised format with new artwork. This copy, like most, has been signed by the artist, Jeff Jones. Solomon Kane stories with lost race elements, vampires, etc. illustrated. Very good copy with a manufacturing defect- bottom edge front pastedown left slightly ragged at edge. and binding at… Read more
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cover of Red Shadows

Red Shadows

by Howard, Robert E.

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Published
1978
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition Thus
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£37.41

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Third printing of this title but first printing in the revised format with new artwork. This copy, like most, has been signed by the artist, Jeff Jones. Solomon Kane stories with lost race elements, vampires, etc. illustrated. Near fine to Fine copy with tiny foxing-like staining to the top edge in a fine dust jacket.… Read more
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cover of The Sonnet in the Bottle

The Sonnet in the Bottle

by Fennessy, J. C.

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biblioboy
Published
1951
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
Later Printing
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London: Herbert Jenkins [1951]. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1951. Later Printing. Hardcover. Second impression. Fantastic adventure novel involving a secret South American city. Locke [A Spectrum of Fantasy, page 83 "Lost race adventure story of the finding of an Incan city in Brazil; standard fare remarkable mainly for being a particularly late specimen of… Read more
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cover of The Ultimate Island A Strange Adventure

The Ultimate Island A Strange Adventure

by Sieveking, L. [Lancelot] De Giberne

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Published
1925
Condition
Good with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition Thus
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New York: International Publishers 1925 Hardcover. First US edition. Orange cloth with black lettering, 340 pages, map frontispiece. Atlantis related Lost race / science fiction novel. Locke [ A Spectrum of Fantasy, page 198 "Science fiction Utopian novel of the discovery of a group of islands round a huge whirlpool inhabited by those whose ships… Read more
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cover of Under the Andes

Under the Andes

by Stout, Rex

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biblioboy
Published
1984
Condition
Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780892961191
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£9.35

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Fine copy in Near Fine Dust Wrapper. bx90
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cover of Polaris of the Snows

Polaris of the Snows

by Stilson, Charles B.

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Published
1965
Condition
Very Good, dust jacket only
Edition
First Edition
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£11.22

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New York: Avalon Books / Thomas Bouregy and Company Inc 1965. First Edition. Hardcover Classic lost race novel [first in a series] reprinted from the pulps. Reginald 13693. Golden yellow cloth with black spine lettering/decoration, 192 pages. Library name hand written at the top of both paste-downs, some kind of paper label residue at the bottom… Read more
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cover of Fields of Sleep

Fields of Sleep

by Vivian, E. Charle s

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Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition Thus
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First published Donald M. Grant edition. [A somewhat different version was produced in 1979 but that edition was suppressed with virtually the entire print run being destroyed]. Artist signed illustration tipped in as issued. Locke [A Spectrum of Fantasy, page 219 "Adventure novel of a lost race, again located in South-East Asia, whose inhabitants are affected… Read more
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cover of The Voice of Dashin A Romance of Wild Mountains

The Voice of Dashin A Romance of Wild Mountains

by Ganpat (Martin Louis Alan Gompertz)

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biblioboy
Published
1927
Condition
Good with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition Thus
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First US edition. Lost race novel. Bleiler [1978 Checklist page 79]. Bleiler [Science Fiction The Early Years page 275]. Reginald 05752. Locke [A Spectrum of Fantasy page 88 "Lost race adventure novel, set in central Asia as usual, featuring yet another nation of Nordic descent"]. Orange cloth with black lettering/decoration Good or better copy … Read more
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cover of Allan Quatermain / King Solomon's Mines

Allan Quatermain / King Solomon's Mines

by Haggard, H. Rider

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biblioboy
Published
1953
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition Thus
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£8.98

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New York: Royal Books 1953 Trade Paperback. First edition thus. Royal Books Giant Edition No. 18. "Two great classics under one cover...Ageless classics modernized for easier, swifter reading. Edited but unexpurgated". Pictorial wrappers, 319+ pages. Good copy spine curved and creased with a tear to each front corner, cover creasing, signficant adhesion… Read more
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cover of The Abyss of Wonders

The Abyss of Wonders

by Sheehan, Perley Poore

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Published
1953
Condition
Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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Copy #1141/1490 cloth-bound [of 1500 total] numbered copies. Tuck [The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction and Fantasy, page 386 "A lost race novel; the second (and last) book from Lloyd Eshbach's Polaris Press"]. Reginald 12994. illustrated. Near Fine copy in Fine, orange variant, dust jacket. Lacking the Slipcase. Please note that copies were variously issued with and… Read more
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cover of The Undying Land

The Undying Land

by Gilmour, William

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biblioboy
Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780937986622
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£9.35

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Lost race adventure novel. Near Fine copy in price clipped as issued Near Fine jacket with partial spine fading
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cover of Samadhi A Romance of Mystic India

Samadhi A Romance of Mystic India

by Comfort, Will Levington

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Published
1927
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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£48.63

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company.1927. First Edition. First edition. Locke [A Spectrum of Fantasy page 57 "Adventure story set in India and concerning elephants and a lost (or at least isolated) nation called Samadhi. One of those books that requires reading to establish its exact status"]. Orange cloth with black lettering/decoration, top edge stained black as… Read more
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cover of Prisoners of Chance: the Story of What Befell Geoffrey Benteen,  Border-man, Through His Love for a Lady of France

Prisoners of Chance: the Story of What Befell Geoffrey Benteen, Border-man, Through His Love for a Lady of France

by Parrish, Randall

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Published
1908
Condition
Good with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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Chicago: A. C. McClurg & Co. 1908 Hardcover First edition. Pictorial cloth, 423 pages, illustrated. Locke [A Spectrum of Fantasy page 173 "Lost race adventure novel in which some adventurers of the late 18th century encounter in North America the remnants of the old civilisation of the Mound Builders"]. Bleiler [1978 Checklist page 154]. Reginald 11194.… Read more
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cover of The Lost City Or The Boy Explorers in Central Asia

The Lost City Or The Boy Explorers in Central Asia

by Ker, David

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biblioboy
Published
1884
Condition
Fair with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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£33.67

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New York: Harper & Brothers 1884. Hardcover. First edition. Bleiler [1978 Checklist, page 113 but citing an 1885 Harper edition as the first]. Gray pictorial cloth with gold gilt lettering/partial background, 173 pages plus 8 pages of ads at the rear. A uncommon lost race novel apparently not cited in Locke, Reginald or Tuck, and… Read more
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