AMONG THE DARK MOUNTAINS; Or, Cast Away in Sumatra. Illustrated by Francis Ewan.
Price: $75.00 USD
Place Published: London
Publisher: Blackie & Son Limited.
Date Published: 1907.
Edition: First Edition, First Printing
Condition: Very Good
Book Id: 302585
First edition. Octavo, original pictorial blue cloth stamped in green, white and gold on spine and front panel. Light brown endpapers. 296 pp. + 16 pp publisher's illustrated catalogue at rear. Frontispiece and five additional full-page black & white plates. School prize label affixed (slightly askew) to front free endpaper, scuff to top page edges; a bright, very good copy.
¶ Exotic adventure novel, based on the author`s experiences in Sumatra "in the year of the great eruption", the novel climaxes with the eruption of Krakatoa.