The Island of Terror
Place Published: London
Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton
Date Published: 1931
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 37706
320pp. Duodecimo [19 cm] Pale blue cloth over boards with black lettering on the spine and front cover. Good. Mildly rubbed, bumped and darkened at the edges. The spine is severely darkened. There are four small red stains on the rear cover, and there is a another small stain on the fore edge of the text block. There is a previous owner's name on the front free endsheet. The free endsheets are darkened, and the pages are age-toned. From the collection of Berkeley book collector and letter press printer, John Ruyle, with his notes in pencil on the front free endsheet. This title is listed in "American Lost-Race Fiction: The Stuart Teitler Collection," a catalog produced in 2008 by Serendipity Books of Berkeley, California.
A novel about a lost race of huge ape-men on a remote island in the Atlantic off of South America. Sapper is the pseudonym of Herman Cyril McNeile.