New Bodies for Old
Place Published: New York
Publisher: The Macaulay Company
Date Published: 1923
Edition: First American edition
Book Id: 38766
308pp. Duodecimo [19 cm] Olive green cloth covered boards with the title stamped in black ink on the spine and front cover. The text block edges have the publisher's green stain. Very good. The edges of the spine and covers are subtly bumped and rubbed, and the spine is ever so slightly sunned. There are large darkened areas on the free endsheets, and there is a former owner's name on the top edge of the front free endsheet. From the collection of Berkeley book collector and letter press printer, John Ruyle, with his notes in pencil on the front free endsheet. Bleiler CFL. Bleiler, Science Fiction, The Early Years, 1855. Locke. Reginald 12141.
A biological fantasy and horror thriller with animal-plant grafts and brain transplants. The book is dedicated to H. G. Wells.