YEZAD: a romance of the unknown
Edition: First Edition
Bridgeport, CT: Co-operative Publishing Company, 1922. Blue cloth gilt. pp (8), 463, Glossary at rear. Spine concave, bit darkened, worn at ends; lacking the front free endpaper, front inner hinge neatly repaired; damp stain with colour loss to rear cover; page edges yellowed; just a good, sound copy, now tight in the binding. Bleiler (1978) p 13. Reginal 00688. "Highly eccentric romance of reincarnation, which includes an account of the colonization of the Moon by near-perfect humans of Mars and the unhappy circumstances of the descent of our ancestors to Earth." - Anatomy of Wonder (1981) 2-4. . "Mixture of the occult, philosophy and science fiction in which a flight to an advanced Mars is undertaken" - Locke, Spectrum of Fantasy (1980). A sound reading copy of an uncommon book.