THE MASTER MIND OF MARS. Being a Tale of Weird and Wonderful Happenings on the Red Planet. Edgar Rice BURROUGHS.

THE MASTER MIND OF MARS. Being a Tale of Weird and Wonderful Happenings on the Red Planet.

London: Methuen & Co., Ltd., [1939]. First British Edition. Hardcover. Octavo, original orange cloth titled in black on spine panel. 216 pp. Old tape marks to upper & lower boards, some small stains, cloth a bit rubbed, Note in ink on front free endpaper "J. MacFarlane Library June 18th 1939", scattered foxing; a good to very good copy in an attractive colour pictorial dust jacket with artwork by Michelwright, lightly worn, two small tape marks to interior of spine panel. Overall, a fairly decent copy of an attractive book. Good in Dust Jacket. Item #311135

¶ The adventures of Ulysses Paxton, an Earthman who is sent to Mars by astral projection, and the elderly mad scientist Ras Thavas, the "Master Mind" of the title, who has perfected techniques of transplanting brains, which he uses to provide rich elderly Martians with youthful new bodies for a profit.

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