THE ORACLE OF BAAL. A Narrative of Some Curious Events in the Life of Professor Horatio Carmichael, M.A. Edited by J. Provand Webster. With Numerous Illustrations by Warwick Goble.
Price: $250.00 CAD
Place Published: Philadelphia
Publisher: J.B. Lippincott Company
Date Published: 1896
Edition: First American Edition
Condition: Near Fine
Book Id: 5286
Octavo, original green pictorial cloth designed in black, red, mauve and gilt. Frontispiece & 12 plates (one is a facsimile of a will). 374 pp. + 3 leaves of ads at rear. Ownership inscription on front end paper; otherwise a nearly fine copy. The British edition was published by Hutchinson in 1896. From the Stuart Teitler collection of American Lost Race Fiction. ¶ A Lost Race adventure tale of a living city of Carthaginians in Central Africa. Also prehistoric beasts in the "Cave of Sleep". Supernatural content. This was Stuart Teitler's copy, one of the first old fantasy books he ever bought.