London, New York, Bombay, Calcutta and Madras: Longmans, Green and Co., 39 Paternoster Row, E.C. 4. 1919. Early Edition. Hardcover. New Impression. Issued as a volume in The Silver Library. Octavo, original green cloth titled in gilt on spine panel, titled in gilt and with a design of a mountain range in white on front panel. 343 pp. Frontispiece with tissue guard and 15 additional black & white plates by Arthur Layard printed on text paper throughout but not included in the pagination. A couple of tiny bumps, but still a fine copy in a fine dust jacket. This appears to be an American issue of the book, with the dust jacket priced at $1.50 on the spine panel. Stunning condition, basically a brand-new copy. Fine in Dust Jacket. Item #311138
¶ African lost race fantasy novel. The People of the Mist worship a monstrous crocodile god and are said to possess a fabulous hoard of jewels.