The Treasure-Train: Pan-American Adventures of Craig Kennedy, Scientific Detective
Place Published: London and Glasgow
Publisher: Collins' Clear-Type Press
Date Published: 1920
Edition: First UK edition
Book Id: 37924
277pp. Octavo [19.5 cm] Light blue cloth over boards with a gilt stamped title on the spine, and an embossed title on the front cover. The edges of the spine and covers are mildly bumped, and the covers are faintly bowed. The spine is barely perceptibly faded. There are large areas of darkening on the endsheets, and there is a previous owner's name on the front pastedown. From the collection of Berkeley book collector and letter press printer, John Ruyle. In Day, Supplemental Checklist of Fantastic Literature.
Collins' Fiction Library. The character, Craig Kennedy, a professor of chemistry, is continuously responsible for developing new forms of weaponry and transportation, making medical breakthroughs, and forging super-metals and chemicals, among other things.