London, New York and Toronto: Hodder and Stoughton, . First English edition. Hardcover. 19.3 x 12.8 cm. 12mo. [viii], 9-pp. Bound in publisher's blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine and white lettering and gilt image of Professor Challenger to front cover. True first edition (British). Complete with 8 illustrations including frontispiece. Rubbing to the cloth. Preivous owner's name on front free endpaper. Scattered foxing, mostly to the first and last few pages as well as the foredges. One of the plates is partially detached. Rear gutter cracked. Fading to the white on the cover text. Good. Item #63270
Green and Gibson A37a.