THE CASE OF SUMMERFIELD. With an Introduction by Geraldine Bonner. The Photogravure Frontispiece from an Oil Painting by Galen J. Perrett.

San Francisco & New York: Paul Elder & Company. [1907]. Hardcover. First separate edition. 12mo, original brown paper over bevelled boards, vellum spine, gilt titles. 54 pp. Issued as 'Western Classics No. Two'. 1,000 copies printed on Fabriano handmade paper. Typography designed by J.H. Nash, published by Paul Elder at the Tomoye Press. Spine panel somewhat spotted and dusty; otherwise a fine copy. Near Fine. Item #5354

¶ Science Fiction: a scientist discovers a means to set the earth's oceans on fire and holds the world to ransom. Originally published in CAXTON'S BOOK (San Francisco,1876].

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