Boston: Lee and Shepard, 1903. Frank T. Merrill. First edition. Hardcover. 381pp. Duodecimo [19 cm] Blue cloth decoratively stamped in gray, black and silver. With six illustrated plates in black and white. Good plus. The extremities are mildly rubbed, bumped and soiled, and the spine leans heavily forward. The text block is cracked at the beginning. There are very insignificant stains on the pages here and there. Item #37782
Illustrated by Frank T. Merrill. This story includes an advanced civilization on an island in the Indian Ocean.