London: Methuen & Co., Ltd, 1952. 12th reprint. Hardcover. 251 pp. Duodecimo. [18.5 cm]. Green paper over boards with black stamped title on spine. Front board cocked, boards soiled at edges. Previous owner's bookplate on front free end paper. Edges and interior of page block foxed. Dust jacket is in very good - condition, price clipped, toned and soiled with interior foxing and small tears, which have been repaired with tape. Very good. Item #64400
The first story written by Edgar Rice Burroughs as an adult. According to Robert B. Zeuschner, in Edgar Rice Burroughs: The Exhaustive Scholar's and Collector's Descriptive Bibliography, this story, written in 1911, "singlehandedly created the 'interplanetary romance' form of science fiction."