THE TOLL OF THE SEA. Roy NORTON.

THE TOLL OF THE SEA.

New York: D. Appleton and Company. 1909. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. First edition. 377 pp. Pictorial blue cloth designed in white. Binding signed "AR" (Amy Richards). Frontispiece and three plates. Marks to front endpapers from old glue, some chipping to the highly perishable white enamel blocking on the front panel and a bit of the lettering on the spine, a very good copy. Later published by Hodder & Stoughton in 1925 as 'The Land of the Lost'. From the collection of John Ruyle. Very Good. Item #309356

¶ Science Fiction, Lost Race. An earthquake submerges most of the American west coast, and a new land mass is discovered in the Pacific, surrounded by a magnetic force-field. An advanced scientific nation lies beyond, inhabited by a people descended from the Atlanteans. "One of the better lost races of the period" - E.F. Bleiler.

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